Next Rare Camera Auction: To Be Announced

We are now accepting consignments for the next Tamarkin Rare Camera Auction and will announce the date soon.  The auction will be live with real-time bidding on the internet, on the floor and by telephone, email, and fax.  We invite you to Pre-Register for On-line “Real Time” Bidding.

Our last auction on May 29, 2014 featured a combination of modern, “user” Leica cameras, lenses, and accessories, accompanied by a substantial number of rare and vintage lots.  Prominent among the 500 plus lots was a Leica A Elmax, a Leica 72 18×24, a Leica M9-P Hermes outfit, a screw-mount 50mm Summilux f1,4, a Leica M4-2 Safari, a Leica M7 Titanium, a mint black Nikon SP, a black enamel 50mm Summilux f1.4, a Nikon rangefinder Copy Stand, a 50mm Micro-Nikkor f3.5 for the Nikon S, and many modern Leica M and R system lenses.  Preliminary results can be viewed on our May 29, 2014 Auction Results page.  The illustrated catalogue from the May 29, 2014 auction is  also online.

Instructions for bidding will be posted in German, Japanese and Chinese.

For more information, please contact Stan Tamarkin at  (203) 397-9191 or by email at

Tamarkin Auction April 29 2013 Catalog Cover