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Upcoming Leica auctions

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Four major Leica auctions will take place next month (November): → L&H Photographica Auction in Hong Kong on November 8th, 2014. → The Tamarkin Rare Camera Auction will take place on November 15, 2014 (catalog now available). → Bonhams Auction will take place on November 29th. They will be be auctioning Yevgeny Khaldei’s Leica III that took the […]

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Westlicht camera auction on November 22, 2014

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The next Westlicht camera auction will take place on November 22, 2014. Here are the most interesting Leica cameras that will be part of the auction:

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Leica Camera AG acquires majority stake in Leica Shop in Vienna and Westlight Auctions

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Leica Camera AG in Wetzlar has acquired nearly 75 percent of the shares of Peter Coeln GesmbH, Vienna. Both companies evaluate the transaction as an excellent strategic option for the further expansion of their business. Connected to the purchase is the purchase of two Leica stores and the Auction House West light in Vienna. Financial details were not disclosed by […]

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Results of the “100 years of Leica” special auction

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The results of the Westlicht “100 Years of Leica” special auction are now available online. Here are some of the top priced Leica items:

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Breaking: new Leica M-A film camera and 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens

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Westlicht revealed the mystery  item for the “100 years of Leica” special auction: a boxed set with a new Leica M-A film camera based on the Leica MP, a Leica M Monochrom and 28mm, 35mm, 50mm Summilux lenses (including a new Leica 28mm Summilux-M f/1.4 ASPH lens, previously discussed here and here). For now the new MA and […]

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Mystery “Edition 100 Years of Leica” item listed for sale at the next Westlicht auction

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For the 100 years Leica anniversary Westlicht will have a special auction on May 23th, 2014. As some readers have noticed, a “mystery” item is listed under lot number 100 in the upcoming auction:

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100 years of Leica photograhy

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This year Leica Camera celebrates 100 years of Leica photography. We have already seen the 100 years special edition Leica S and Leica D-Lux 6 cameras and I just reported on the upcoming Valbray-Leica watch. There will be also at least one more special edition film camera that will be announced later this year (probably for […]

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