COLLECTORS' LIST 148 - E.O. Hoppé Photography: A Year in the Life of Australia < Main | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 >


1 Fixing Greasecaps On The Cableheads Of The Sydney Harbour Bridge 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 24.7 x 18cm. Minor chips to edges.
Annotation reads "Tightening cables of suspension bridge." Copyright stamp includes Hoppé's home and studio address of 'Millais House' 7 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London which was previously the home of Sir John Everett Millais and later Francis Bacon. In 1937 Hoppé used his archive of photographs to establish the Dorien Leigh photographic agency.
$11,000

2 Steel Arches, Sydney Harbour Bridge 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 24.9 x 17.9cm. Chips to edges.
Annotation reads "Sydney Bridge."
$16,500

3 Sydney Skyscraper
[Grace Hotel & BroughtonHouse] 1930

Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated and dated in pencil by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 24.6 x 16cm. Chips to edges.
Annotation includes "Modern architecture (Australia). One of Sydney's latest buildings. March 1930." Illustrated in Howe and Esau, E.O. Hoppé's Australia, 2007, p70. Shows Grace Hotel at 77 York St., Sydney as viewed from King St.
$14,500

4 Argyle Cut Sydney 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, titled and dated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 18.4 x 24.2cm. Minor crease lower right.
$11,500

5 'The Death Ray' Royal Agricultural Show
Sydney 1930

Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated and dated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including Mansell Collection, and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 15.8 x 19cm.
Annotation includes "Bank Holiday. Sydney." Mansell Collection stamp includes "42 Linden Gardens, London. W2." Illustrated in Howe and Esau, E.O. Hoppé's Australia, 2007, p77.
$13,500


6 Boxing And Wrestling, Royal Agricultural Show Sydney 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright, Mansell Collection and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 12.8 x 15.9cm.
Annotation reads "Boxing and Wrestling."
$13,500

7 Joining Of The Two Arcs, The Sydney Harbour Bridge From The Domain 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright, Dorien Leigh Ltd agency and Empire Literary Service stamps verso, 18.2 x 24.1cm. Minor chips to edges.
Annotation reads "Sydney." Empire stamp includes "69 Fleet Street London. E.O. 4." Illustrated in Howe and Esau, E.O. Hoppé's Australia, 2007, p31.
$14,500

8 Elizabeth Bay House Sydney 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, titled and dated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright, Mansell Collection and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 18 x 24.9cm.
Illustrated in Howe and Esau, E.O. Hoppé's Australia, 2007, p72.
$12,500

9 Wentworth Ave And Railway Station Sydney 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant verso, 7.2 x 9.9cm.
Annotation includes "Street and R.W. [railway] Station, Sydney. Australia."
$9,900

10 Woolloomooloo With St. Mary's Cathedral In Background Sydney 1930
Vintage silver gelatin photograph, annotated and dated in ink by Hoppé or his assistant with several stamps including photographer's copyright, Mansell Collect ion and Dorien Leigh Ltd agency stamps verso, 18.5 x 25cm. Minor chips to edges.
Annotation includes "Sydney, The Cathedral, Australia."
$12,500

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