Photo: Elliott Erwitt (French B.1928) Marilyn Monroe
Presented by Pyari Onlus, a shelter home for street children in Calcutta, in association with the Mazzotta Foundation and Sotheby's.
With photograph collecting becoming ever more popular, we have chosen to launch this event, which will certainly be an interesting venue for friends and supporters of Pyari Onlus.
The auction has been made possible through generous donations of their works to Pyari Onlus from celebrated photographers, such as Elliott Erwitt, Mary Ellen Mark, Steve McCurry, Martin Parr, Nino Migliori, Dimitri Lee, Gianni Berengo Gardin, Thomas Hoepker, Ferdinando Scianna, Franco Fontana, Francesco Cito, Elio Ciol, Ricardo van Steen, Paolo Ventura, Roberto Linsker, Carlo Orsi, Andrea Micheli, Fabrice de Nola, Letizia Battaglia, Shobha Battaglia, Louise Chin, Nicolas Chorier, Michel Figuet, Felipe Russo, Toni Meneguzzo, Carlo Bevilacqua, Massimo Berruti, Giorgio Lotti, Alessandro Digaetano, Mario De Biasi, Eduardo Muylaert, Romano Cagnoni, gUi Mohallem, Ivo Saglietti, Francesco Zizola, Nicola Demolli Crivelli, Martin Gurfein, Michele Cazzani, Alessandro Belgiojoso, Iatã Cannabrava, Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Garry Cranham, Franco Pagetti, Clemente Gauer, Albertina D'Urso, Toni Nicolini, Ignacio Aronovich, Marcello Grassi, Felipe Feitosa, Tindaro Nero Villa, Jacopo Merizzi…
This is a chance for collectors, lovers of photography and friends of the association to purchase limited edition photographic works.As the expenses for the auction have been covered by founding members, the entire proceeds will go to the Pyari Onlus project.
Our thanks to the Mazzotta Foundation and Sotheby's for their generous collaboration. ____________________________
O leilão será realizado na Sotheby's Palazzo Broggi Via Broggi, 19 Milão - Italia / 4 de Maio de 2010
Apresentado por Pyari Onlus, um abrigo para crianças de rua de Calcutta - India, em associação a Fundação Mazzotta e Sotheby's Italia.