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Man Ray

William Wegman, Lee Street Pond, 1981 (2010.23.11) William Wegman, Lee Street Pond, 1981 (2010.23.12) William Wegman, Lee Street Pond, 1981 (2010.23.13) These three Ektacolor prints, 15 1/2 by 15 1/2 inch images, on 20 by 16 inch paper, feature his … Continue reading

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Dog Fancy

Richard Avedon, [Contact sheet of Marilyn Monroe posing with dog], 1958 Elliott Erwitt, Paris, 1951 Elliott Erwitt, Man and Dog, South Carolina, 1962 Weegee, [Smokey, covered with a rubber coat and sheltered by a bystander’s umbrella, waiting for water tower … Continue reading

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In Praise of Polaroid

Lucas Samaras, Photo-Transformation, August 17, 1976 Andy Warhol, Debbie Harry, 1980 Due to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Minnesota’s ruling against Polaroid in 2009, the company had to sell part of its extensive photography collection to meet its creditors’ monetary demands. The … Continue reading

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Ingenious and Impossible: The Immortal Instant Image

Robert W. Fichter, Jonah, 1980 Robert Cumming, Four Corrugated Cubes from One, 1980 Victor Schrager, Olympia, 1980 William Wegman, Elk’s Club, 1980 Betty Hahn, Belladonna, 1980 These photographs constitute the portfolio Five Still Lifes (1980), published by Paradox Editions Limited. … Continue reading

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