For sale: The Fox Photo Archive sale by auction catalogue – Sotheby’s Belgravia 1976 – all proceeds to our Press Photo History project.
This is a photocopy of the original sale catalogue A5 size …21 pages, description of library contents, photo examples, photographers, and subject list.
£10/copy includes postage email me here firstname.lastname@example.org for payment details.
…if anyone has an original let us know!
The business did not sell (rumours the owners wanted £100K (see our Instagram for more detail)The library did not sell at the auction (£100,000 is the rumoured figure the then owner was looking for) it did sell eventually to the Austin Brothers who bought Fox to adding it to their Keystone agency. Fox/Keystone was eventually acquired by Getty Images when they were setting up in the early 1990’s.