Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Monday, 21 August 2017

Sudden Rain

Travellers surprised by sudden rain (Shono hakuu)
by Utagawa Hiroshige, 1833/4
Woodcut on paper

Sunday, 20 August 2017

General Pershing


Gen. John J. Pershing is shown on horseback
in front of his summer home and general headquarters
at Chaumont, Haute-Marne, France, in 1918. Photo: (AP)

Friday, 18 August 2017

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Company B

Men from Company B, U.S. Engineer Battalion
near Petersburg, Virginia, August 1864
Photo: Mathew B. Brady's assistants
(Library of Congress)

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Mathew B. Brady

Mathew Brady, Juliet Brady and Ellen Brady Haggerty
Photograph: Mathew B. Brady - ca.1851
Quarter-plate daguerreotype
(Smithsonian)

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

A Lovely Girl

'Underneath it all she really is a lovely girl' - England
From 'Signs of the Times' - 1992
Photo: Martin Parr

Monday, 14 August 2017

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Town Hall Wedding

Chauffeur waiting for the bride & groom.
Hastings Town Hall, August ‎8, ‎2017
Photo: Ray Wallis

Friday, 11 August 2017

The Wedding

Wedding party, Brisbane, ca.1925
Photo: Trissie Deazeley Studio
Gelatin silver print

Monday, 7 August 2017

Bayon

Photograph: William M. Frej
Archival chromogenic silver halide print

Sunday, 6 August 2017

Kinderdijk

Sunset at the village of Kinderdijk,
southeast of Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
Photo: Tobias Schwarz /AFP - July 31, 2017

Bridge at Arles, May, 1888
Oil on canvas

Saturday, 5 August 2017

The Anarchist Véret


0ctave-Jean Véret, 19 years old, born in
Paris XXe. Photographer. Anarchist. 2/3/94.
Photo: Alphonse Bertillon, 1894
Albumen silver print from glass negative

Friday, 4 August 2017