Patrick McMullan is selling his extensive collection of art in an auction called “The A-List: Works from the Collection of Patrick McMullan” on artnet Auctions. The lot will feature more than 50 photographs, prints, and paintings from the society photographer’s own private collection, which includes major artists, from Marilyn Minter, Roe Ethridge, Hunt Slonem, and Ross Bleckner to photographers like Peter Beard, David LaChapelle, Steven Klein, Bruce Weber, Slim Aarons, David Bailey, and Arthur Elgort. The collection also includes several pieces by Andy Warhol, who McMullan himself photographed throughout the ’80s, including 12 signed photographs estimated to be worth around $100,000 to $150,000. An original mixed media piece by Shepard Fairey sourced from a photo by McMullan in the ’80s of Keith Haring is estimated to go for $40,000 to $60,000 and a rare signed impression of Horace Bristol’s famous Blister Gunner is estimated to be between $15,000 and $20,000.
The auction will take place from June 20 to June 29 on artnet Auctions.