Saturday, October 21, 2017

Jinx In Goggles



Jinx In Goggles, 1952, by Ruth Orkin, American, 1921-1985.  Jinx Allen, born Ninalee Craig, American, school teacher, ad writer, 1928-. 

Couple in MG



Couple in MG, Florence, Italy, 1952, by Ruth Orkin, American, 1921-1985.  Jinx Allen, born Ninalee Craig, American, school teacher, ad writer, 1928-. 

The Scottsboro Boys



Soviet propaganda poster about the Scottsboro Boys trail, 1932, by Dmitri Moor, born Dmitri Stakhievich Orlov, Russian, 1883-1946. 

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Dublin



Untitled photograph of children in Dublin, Ireland, mid 1990s, by Martine Franck, Belgian, 1938-2012. 

The Steel Animal





From the documentary film, The Steel Animal (Das Stahltier) 1935, directed by Willi Zielke,  film maker, cinematographer, German, born Poland, 1902-1989.

Diver



Diver from the  Berlin Olympics,  1936, by Leni Riefenstahl, born Helene Bertha Riefenstahl, German, dancer, actress, film director, writer, photographer, 1902-2003.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Deauville, France



Deauville, France, 1950, by Robert Capa, born Endre Friedman, Hungarian, photographer, journalist, 1913-1954. 

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Capucine



Capucine on a balcony, Rome, Italy, 1951, by Robert Capa, Hungarian, born Endre Friedman, photographer, journalist, 1913-1954.  Capucine, French, born Germaine Helene Irene Lefebvre, model, actress, 1928-1990. 

Resistance Fighters



Resistance fighters, Paris, France, 1944, by Robert Capa, Hungarian, born Endre Friedman, photographer, journalist, 1913-1954.

Running For Shelter



Running for the bomb shelter, Barcelona, Spain, 1939. by Robert Capa, Hungarian, born Endre Friedman, photographer, journalist,  1913-1954.

Playboy, Volume 1, Number 1






Playboy Magazine, volume 1, number 1, December 1953, publisher Hugh Hefner, American, 1926-2017.  Marilyn Monroe, born Norma Jean, Mortenson, American, actress, singer, 1926-1962.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Czeslawa Kwoka




Registration photographs of Czeslawa Kwoka, 1943, by Wilhelm Brasse, Polish,  photographer, prisoner, Auschwitz. 1917-2012.  Czeslawa Kowaka, Polish, 1928-1943.

S-21



Prisoner photo from S-21, The Tuol Sleng Deth Camp, Cambodia, 1976, by Nhem En, photographer, bureaucrat, 1960-.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Trumpmare



The Trumpmare, 2017, by Chris Riddell, British, born South Africa, 1962-.

The Nightmare



The Nightmare, 1781, by Henry Fuseli, born Johan Heinrich Fussli, Swiss, 1741-1825.  Oil on canvas.

Solar Eclipse as Seen From the Moon



August 21, 2017, by Pat Rawlings, American, 1956-.    Acrylic on canvas.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Charlottesville, Virginia




Protests, Charottesville, Virginia, August 12, 2017.  by Ryan M. Kelly, American.

Black Oxen



Black Oxen advertising poster, 1923, artist unknown.  Black Oxen, 1923, directed by Frank Lloyd, American, born Scotland, 1886-1960.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Florette



Portrait of Florette Ormea, 1943, by Jacques-Henri Lartigue, French, 1894-1986.

Gold Miners



Gold miners at Serra Palada, Brazil, early 1980s, by Sabastiao Salgado, Brazilian, 1944-.

Ryan's Family




Note found on a street in Los Angeles,  2017.  From my collection.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Jerry Diving



Jerry Diving, Sunday, February 28, 1982, by David Hockney, English, artist, photographer, stage set designer, 1937-.  Polaroid composite.

Top Secret!




Front cover of Top Secret Magazine, February 1958,  plus the first page of an article about Martha Dodd, article by John Lewis Carver, American.  Martha Dodd, American, journalist, novelist, Soviet spy, 1908-1990.

Washington Square



Washington Square, 1961, by Dave Heath, American, 1931-2016.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

The Night of the Living Dead



Advertising poster for Night of the Living Dead, 1968, designer unknown.  Night of the Living Dead, 1968, directed by George A, Romero, American, film director, writer, 1940-July 16, 2017.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Pin Up Girls




Novelty postcard, illustrator unknown, published by The Ashville Post Card Co., in business 1921-1982.  From my collection.

Vengeful Sister



Vengeful Sister, Chicago, 1956, by Dave Heath, American, 1931-2016.

The Great Red Spot






The great red spot of Jupiter, 2017 by the Juno Space Probe, NASA.

Monday, July 3, 2017