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Elodie Morel-Bazin is the European Head of the Photography department, based in Paris. Prior to joining Christie’s in 2005, Elodie has accumulated a wealth of experience and expertise in the post-war and contemporary art category first in a Parisian gallery, followed by six years at another international auction house.
Specialising in 19th century, modern and contemporary photography, Elodie was instrumental in the inception of the Photography department at Christie’s Paris. She played a significant role in the success of many distinguished private collection sales, including the Richard Avedon Foundation Collection, the most important auction in France at the time, the Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation sale in 2011, achieving a record for the artist with Derrière la Gare Saint-Lazare (€433,000), the Irving Penn Private Collection in 2011, a collection of daguerreotypes by Girault de Prangey in 2015 and the Collection of Thomas Koerfer in 2017, where Man Ray’s Noire et Blanche set a new world auction record any classic photographs (€2,688,750).
Elodie launched the highly successful Icons & Style auction series in 2014, dedicated to iconic fashion and contemporary works. Appointed to her current position in 2018, she regularly gives lectures and conferences in Europe on the category. Elodie is fluent in French and English.