18 Most Expensive Photographs.

1. Andreas Gursky, Rhein II (1999), $4,338,500, in November 2011.

2. Cindy Sherman, Untitled #96 (1981), $3,890,500, in May 2011.

3. Andreas Gursky, 99 Cent II Diptychon (2001), $3,346,456, in February 2007. A second print of 99 Cent II Diptychon sold for $2.48 million in November 2006. Third print sold for $2.25 million on May 2006.


4. Edward Steichen, The Pond-Moonlight (1904), $2,928,000, in February 2006

5. Cindy Sherman, Untitled #153 (1985), $2,700,000, in November 2010.

6. Unknown photographer, Billy the Kid (1879–80), tintype portrait, $2,300,000, in June 2011.

7. Dmitry Medvedev, Tobolsk Kremlin (2009), $1,750,000, in January 2010, Saint Petersburg.

8. Edward Weston, Nude (1925), $1,609,000, in April 2008.

9. Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O’Keeffe (Hands) (1919), $1,470,000, in February 2006.

10. Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O’Keeffe Nude (1919), $1,360,000, in February 2006.

11. Richard Prince, Untitled (Cowboy) (1989), $1,248,000, in November 2005

12. Richard Avedon, Dovima with elephants (1955), $1,151,976, in November 2010

13. Edward Weston, Nautilus (1927), $1,082,500, in April 2010.

14. Peter Lik, One (2010), $1,000,000, in December 2010.

15. Jeff Wall, Untangling (1994), $1 Million AUD, in 2006.

16. Eugène Atget, Joueur d’Orgue, (1898–1899), $686,500, in April 2010.

17. Robert Mapplethorpe, Andy Warhol (1987), $643,200, in October 2006.

18. Ansel Adams, Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico (1948), $609,600, in 2006.

(Source: Wikipedia)

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