Wednesday, 1 April 2020

Monkey's Face

Vintage postcard of Brimham Rocks, ca,1908
North Yorkshire, England
(Valentine's series)

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Nude With Braids

NERVE - The New Nude (Cover), 2000
Photograph: Leslie Lyons
Gelatin silver print

(The Colours of Saturn)

Monday, 30 March 2020

Tamara Rojo


Tamara Rojo performs with the English National Ballet at Sadler’s Wells in 2017. Photograph: Tristram Kenton - The Guardian

Sunday, 29 March 2020

Animals

Bears at Circus Vargas in California, 1990
Photograph: Jill Freedman

Fair Day, County Leitrim, Republic of Ireland, 1973
Photograph: Jill Freedman

Saturday, 28 March 2020

Espana

La Chanca, Almería, Spain, 1957
Gelatin silver print

La, Chanca, Almería, Spain, 1960
Photograph: Carlos Pérez Siquier
Gelatin silver print on fiber-based paper

Friday, 27 March 2020

Lucas Cranach

Venus and Cupid, ca.1525
Oil on beech wood panel

Judith with the head of Holofernes, 1530
by Lucas Cranach the Elder
Oil on beech wood panel

Thursday, 26 March 2020

Wednesday, 25 March 2020

Tuesday, 24 March 2020

A Käthe Kollwitz Etching

Death and the Mother
by Käthe Kollwitz - 1910
Etching and roulette (with some aquatint and scraper)

Monday, 23 March 2020

Major General Rufus Ingalls

Gen. Rufus Ingalls and group, May 1865
City Point, Virginia


Union Major General Rufus Ingalls. Photograph from the main eastern theatre of war, winter quarters at Brandy Station, 1864. Photo: Timothy H. O'Sullivan.

Sunday, 22 March 2020

Bill Brandt's London

Bus on Battersea Bridge, London, ca.1955
Photograph: Bill Brandt
Gelatin silver print

Domino players in a North London pub, ca.1932
Photograph: Bill Brandt
Gelatin silver print

Saturday, 21 March 2020

Liberty Speaking

"Hello! This is liberty speaking -
billions of dollars are needed and needed now"
Artwork by Z.P. Nikolaki, 1918, (USA) Colour lithograph

Vintage WWII poster, (USA) 1942

Friday, 20 March 2020

7th September 1940


A German Luftwaffe Heinkel He 111 bomber flying over Wapping and the Isle of Dogs in the East End of London at the start of the Luftwaffe's evening raids, 7 September 1940. (German Air Force photographer)


View along the River Thames in London towards smoke rising from the London docks after an air raid during the Blitz, 7 September 1940. 
(New York Times Paris Bureau Collection)

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Fashion Photography

Alena
The Neighbourhood, Milan, 1991

Twins at the Beach, Harper’s Bazaar, 1949
Photograph: Louise Dahl-Wolfe

Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Monday, 16 March 2020

Henriette


Henriette Charlotta Catharina Ronjon, Wife of the Photographer.
Daguerreotype. Photographer: Johan Wilhelm Bergström, probably 1840's.

Sunday, 15 March 2020

Grain Elevator


Great Northern grain elevator. Superior, Wisconsin, August, 1941. Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. (Shorpy)

Saturday, 14 March 2020

Friday, 13 March 2020

Parisian Lovers

Lovers in a Small Cafe
Italian District, Paris, ca.1932
Photograph: Brassaï
Gelatin silver print