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    The Pride Sale

    Inviting Quality Material

    Consignment Deadline: February 1



    At Auction June 20




    In June 2019 Swann Galleries will present The Pride Sale, a curated auction of material related to the LGBTQ+ experience and the gay rights movement. Timed to honor the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the auction will offer art, books, photographs, posters, archives, ephemera and more. Featuring artists like Paul Cadmus, Jared French, Robert Mapplethorpe, Glenn Ligon and Gerda Wegener, as well as literature and autograph material from figures such as James Baldwin, Jean Cocteau, Harvey Milk, Gertrude Stein, Alice Walker and Oscar Wilde.






     Questions? Email pride@swanngalleries.com



    Gay Power, volume 1, no. 16, cover image by Robert Mapplethorpe, New York, May 1970. Sold for $1,875.










    Man Ray, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, silver print, 1922. Sold for $12,000.



    John Philip Falter, Strictly Off the Record, oil illustration for Four Roses Whiskey, 1942. Sold for $21,250.