Philippe Halsman

Photography

Philippe Halsman

Photography

Also known as Halsmann, Philipp

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Riga (Riga district, Latvia)

Biography:
Innovative photographer best known for his whimsical images of celebrities and artists, most notably Salvador Dali. He became a fashion photographer in Paris in 1928, and later immigrated to the United States in 1940, where he did numerous assignments for "Life" magazine. In 1959, he published his "Jump Series," images of prominent individuals jumping in front of the camera.


 

Philippe Halsman Original Art Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979) Albert Einstein, 1947 Gelatin silver, before 1968 Paper: 14 x 11 inches (35.6
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979)Albert Einstein, 1947Gelatin silver, before 1968Paper: 14 x 11 inches (35.6 ...
Lot 74020
Auction 5056
Friday, December 3, 2010
$6,572.50
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979) Marilyn Portfolio (Ten Photographs), 1952-59 Gelatin silver, 1981 10 x 12-3/4...
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979)Marilyn Portfolio (Ten Photographs), 1952-59Gelatin silver, 198110 x 12-3/4 ... (Total: 11 Items)
Lot 74296
Auction 5176
Saturday, April 5, 2014
$5,937.50
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979) Dali Atomicus, 1948 Gelatin silver, printed circa 1970 14-1/4 x 18-3/8 inches
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979)Dali Atomicus, 1948Gelatin silver, printed circa 197014-1/4 x 18-3/8 inches ...
Lot 74236
Auction 5194
Thursday, October 16, 2014
$5,937.50
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979) Elizabeth Taylor, 1948 Silver gelatin, circa 1948 13-3/8 x 10-3/4 inches (34.0
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979)Elizabeth Taylor, 1948Silver gelatin, circa 194813-3/8 x 10-3/4 inches (34.0...
Lot 75117
Auction 5015
Friday, December 12, 2008
$5,676.25
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979) Dali Atomicus, 1948 Gelatin silver, 1981 9 x 12-3/4 inches (22.9 x 32.4 cm) E
PHILIPPE HALSMAN (American, 1906-1979)Dali Atomicus, 1948Gelatin silver, 19819 x 12-3/4 inches (22.9 x 32.4 cm)E...
Lot 74079
Auction 5098
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
$3,750.00

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ItemCurrent Bid
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Marilyn Listening to Music, 1952 Gelatin silver, 1981 12-3/4 x 10 inches (32.4
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)Marilyn Listening to Music, 1952Gelatin silver, 198112-3/4 x 10 inches (32.4...
Lot 73471
Auction 5298
Friday, May 19, 2017
$500.00
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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Marilyn at the Drive-In, 1952 Gelatin silver, 1981 10 x 13 inches (25.4 x 33 c
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)Marilyn at the Drive-In, 1952Gelatin silver, 198110 x 13 inches (25.4 x 33 c...
Lot 73470
Auction 5298
Friday, May 19, 2017
$500.00
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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Invisible Dalí, 1954 Gelatin silver, 1981 12-7/8 x 9-7/8 inches (32.7 x 25...
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)Invisible Dalí, 1954Gelatin silver, 198112-7/8 x 9-7/8 inches (32.7 x 25.1 c...
Lot 73469
Auction 5298
Friday, May 19, 2017
$400.00
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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Robert Wagner, May 1953 Gelatin silver 13-5/8 x 10-3/4 inches (34.6 x 27.3 cm)
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)Robert Wagner, May 1953Gelatin silver13-5/8 x 10-3/4 inches (34.6 x 27.3 cm)...
Lot 73472
Auction 5298
Friday, May 19, 2017
$150.00
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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Children playing, 1950s Gelatin silver 10-1/2 x 13-1/4 inches (26.7 x 33.7 cm)
Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)Children playing, 1950sGelatin silver10-1/2 x 13-1/4 inches (26.7 x 33.7 cm)...
Lot 73473
Auction 5298
Friday, May 19, 2017
$1.00
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