Weegee /   Ascher Usher Fellig

United States 1899 - 1968

Photography

Weegee
Ascher Usher Fellig
Male
United States
1899
September 19, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Weegee was the pseudonym of Ascher (Usher) Fellig, a Hungarian-born American photographer and photojournalist, known for his stark black and white street photography.
Weegee was born Ascher (Usher) Fellig in Złoczów (now Zolochiv, Ukraine), near Lemberg, Austrian Galicia. His name was changed to Arthur when he emigrated with his family to live in New York in 1909.

Total Turnover: $169,280

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 19

Total Sell Through Rate: 70.37%

Artworks Sold Price Range

 

Turnover

Total Turnover: $169,280

Number Of Artworks Sold

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 19

Sell Through Rate

Total Sell Through Rate: 70.37%

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  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Cutting Up The Floor
  • Size: image: 22.2 x 27.3; sheet: 35.6 x 28.6 cm
  • Medium : Gelatin silver print
  • Creation Year: 1944
  • Last Estimated Price: $4,000 - $6,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $1,200 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $1,200 *
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Nude
  • Size: image: 26 x 31.8; sheet: 27.9 x 35.6 cm
  • Medium : Gelatin silver print
  • Creation Year: 1950
  • Last Estimated Price: $4,000 - $6,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $800 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $800 *
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Weegee Portfolio (Portfolio Of 45 Photographs)
  • Size: each approximately 40.6 x 32.1 cm
  • Medium : A portfolio of 45 photographs
  • Creation Year: 1986
  • Last Estimated Price: $15,000 - $25,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $38,000 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $38,000 *
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Glamour Photography Maquette
  • Size: each image: approximately 12 x 10.1; overall image area: 36.8 x 29.1; mount: 49.4 x 38.7 cm
  • Medium : Nine gelatin silver contact prints mounted together on board
  • Creation Year: 1955
  • Last Estimated Price: $12,000 - $18,000
  • Last Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Highest Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Weegee Portfolio
  • Size: each print 40.6 x 50.8, portfolio 54.6 x 43.8 x 3.8 cm
  • Medium : Portfolio comprising 45 silver prints
  • Creation Year: 1982
  • Last Estimated Price: $17,771 - $23,694
  • Last Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Highest Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: The Critic
  • Size: image: 25.7 x 33; sheet: 28.2 x 35.5 cm
  • Medium : Ferrotyped gelatin silver print
  • Creation Year: 1943
  • Last Estimated Price: $10,000 - $15,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $15,000 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $15,000 *
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Under The Third Avenue El
  • Size: 20.6 x 19.4 cm
  • Medium : Gelatin silver print
  • Creation Year: 1945
  • Last Estimated Price: $5,000 - $7,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $7,500 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $7,500 *
  • Artist: Weegee
  • Artwork: Couple On The Bus
  • Size: 18.5 x 22; sheet 20.4 x 25.3 cm
  • Medium : Gelatin silver print
  • Creation Year: 1950
  • Last Estimated Price: $3,000 - $5,000
  • Last Hammer Price: Not Sold
  • Highest Hammer Price: Not Sold