200 unpublished prints from archives of the famous LIFE magazine go on sale

LIFE magazine archives 200 unpublished images foro auction in paris
Close up of Argentinian race car driver, Juan Manuel Fangio, in rearview mirror - 1957 (Image credit: ©Howard Sochurek // The LIFE Picture Collection)

The French auction house, Bonhams Cornette de Saint Cyr, is expected to hold a sale of up to 200 prints and unpublished images heralded from the archives of legendary LIFE Magazine, taking place and exhibiting in Paris on September 22, 2022.

For only the second time in Europe, unpublished photos and archived content from the magazine will be exhibited and offered at auction, with estimates ranging from between 1,000 to 4,000 euros (around $3,974 / £3,473 /AU$5,917).

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.