Fine Print Auction

Houston Center for Photography Fine Print Auction spurs bidding frenzy and top dollar results

HCP Fine Print Auction spurs bidding frenzy and top dollar results

HCP Fine Print Auction Anne Wilkes Tucker, Rick Wester
Anne Wilkes Tucker, Rick Wester. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Arnaud Couturier, Catherine Couturier
Arnaud Couturier, Catherine Couturier. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Betty Flemming, Howard Hilliard, Betty Pecore
Betty Flemming, Howard Hilliard, Betty Pecore. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Bevin Dubrowski, Jereann Chaney
Bevin Dubrowski, Jereann Chaney. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Dory Michels, Will Michels
Dory Michels, Will Michels. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Eddy Roberts, Shanti Conlan
Eddy Roberts, Shanti Conlan. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Jay Munisteri, Celia Munisteri, Daphne Scarbrough, Mickey Marvins
Jay Munisteri, Celia Munisteri, Daphne Scarbrough, Mickey Marvins. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Klaus Enrique, Joan Morgenstern
Klaus Enrique, Joan Morgenstern. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Rick Wester, Mike Marvins, Mickey Marvins, Frazier King, Burt Nelson
Rick Wester, Mike Marvins, Mickey Marvins, Frazier King, Burt Nelson. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Shelley Calton, Bevin Dubrowski, Libbie Masterson, Julie Blackmon
Shelley Calton, Bevin Dubrowski, Libbie Masterson, Julie Blackmon. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Ysabel LeMay, Keliy Anderson-Staley
Ysabel LeMay, Keliy Anderson-Staley. Courtesy of HCP
HCP Fine Print Auction Anne Wilkes Tucker, Rick Wester
HCP Fine Print Auction Arnaud Couturier, Catherine Couturier
HCP Fine Print Auction Betty Flemming, Howard Hilliard, Betty Pecore
HCP Fine Print Auction Bevin Dubrowski, Jereann Chaney
HCP Fine Print Auction Dory Michels, Will Michels
HCP Fine Print Auction Eddy Roberts, Shanti Conlan
HCP Fine Print Auction Jay Munisteri, Celia Munisteri, Daphne Scarbrough, Mickey Marvins
HCP Fine Print Auction Klaus Enrique, Joan Morgenstern
HCP Fine Print Auction Rick Wester, Mike Marvins, Mickey Marvins, Frazier King, Burt Nelson
HCP Fine Print Auction Shelley Calton, Bevin Dubrowski, Libbie Masterson, Julie Blackmon
HCP Fine Print Auction Ysabel LeMay, Keliy Anderson-Staley

What: Houston Center for Photography's 35th annual Fine Print Auction.

Where: The Junior League of Houston.

The scoop: An enthusiastic crowd big high and bid often on more than 75 lots from photographers from around the world. By night's end, the event, chaired by Frazier King, had brought in more than $200,000. Rick Wester of Rick Wester Fine Art in New York served as auctioneer.

Highlight of the evening was the Founder's Portfolio, comprised of prints from 31 of HCP’s founding members including Fred Baldwin, Gay Block, Peter Brown, Patsy Cravens, Mary Margaret Hansen, George Kraus, Janice Rubin, Anne Wilkes Tucker, and Wendy Watriss.

Who: Catherine and Arnaud Couturier, Bevin Dubrowski, Jereann Chaney, Ann Wilkes Tucker, Betty Pecore, Howard Hilliard, Celia and Jay Munisteri, Daphne Scarbrough, Mickey Marvins, and Joan Morgenstern.