Peter Hujar - Photographs New York Wednesday, April 6, 2022 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Maureen Paley, London

  • Literature

    Twin Palms Publishers, Peter Hujar: Animals and Nudes, n.p.

  • Catalogue Essay

    “So directly did Peter Hujar confront us with the unique life of each of his subjects, whether a flower or a dove or the face of a friend, that the candor of his photographs seems to have bypassed art.”
    Klaus Kertess, Peter Hujar: Animals and Nudes


Doves in The Circus

Gelatin silver print.
14 5/8 x 14 5/8 in. (37.1 x 37.1 cm)
'Printed by the Artist,' estate and estate copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps, additionally signed, titled and dated by Stephen Koch, Executor, in pencil on the verso.

$15,000 - 20,000 

Sold for $22,680

Contact Specialist

Sarah Krueger
Head of Department, Photographs

Vanessa Hallett
Worldwide Head of Photographs and Chairwoman, Americas


New York Auction 6 April 2022