Monthly Archives: December 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

VU, “Nous Vous La Souhaitons Bonne et Heureuse,” [“We Wish You Happy and Happy”], January 1, 1930, (2009.52.75) Weegee, [Shorty, the Bowery Cherub, New Year’s Eve at Sammy’s Bar, New York], January 1, 1943, (2017.1993) Weegee, “Tavern of ground floor … Continue reading

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“The Children’s Hour”

Weegee, [Children watching movie, New York], ca. 1945 (wn.398) Weegee, [Children watching movie, New York], ca. 1945 (wn.404) Weegee, [Children watching movie, New York], ca. 1945 (wn.421) Weegee, [Children watching movie, New York], ca. 1945 (wn.420) Weegee was one of … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

VU, photo by André Kertész, December 23, 1931, (2011.7.64) Weegee, Slumber-time in a mission… it’s Christmas, December 25, 1940 (1074.1993) Bill Wood, [Santa Claus waving from a boat], 1950s (2010.14.59) Malick Sidibé, Nuit de Noël, 1962 (22.2004) Carl De Keyzer, … Continue reading

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Merry XMAS! (Photography Done Upstairs) And Happy New Year!

Weegee, [Letter from Weegee in Paris to Wilma Wilcox in New York City], December 23, 1961 (2009.70.42) Ralph Steiner, [Merry X-Mas Card], 1963 (760.1986) Philippe Halsman, [Halsman’s Christmas Card], 1967 (283.1995) Robert Mapplethorpe, [Christmas Tree], 1987 (2010.23.10)

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Yousuf Karsh

Yousuf Karsh, Berenice Abbott, August 24, 1989 (560.1989) Yousuf Karsh speaking at ICP on October 7, 1977. Yousuf Karsh, Jessye Norman, April 4, 1990 (1992.1330) Yousuf Karsh speaking at ICP on October 7, 1977. Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002) was born 110 … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.1) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (2006.57.1) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.4) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.12) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.9) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.2) Several photos of Stonehenge by Paul Caponigro to commemorate the … Continue reading

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The Critic… Then the Cat!

Weegee, [Tavern dismantled after bootleg liquor raid, New York], November 24, 1943 (13986.1993) Federal men took care of Walsh’s Bar and Grill, 213 Tenth Ave. after place was accused of taking bad care of its customers by selling bootleg liquor. … Continue reading

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