Friday, 31 October 2014


Southern California
United Air Lines 1955
Poster Art by Stan Galli

California Beaches
Southern Pacific 1923
Poster Art by Maurice Logan

Thursday, 30 October 2014

American Colossus

American Colossus, portfolio
“Homage to Max Ernst”, 1969
Photo: Wolf von dem Bussche

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Japanese Ceremonial Helmet

Japanese ceremonial helmet with octopus
and Genji cartwheel crest,
Edo period, 19th century

Monday, 27 October 2014

Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce in der Musikhalle Hamburg, January, 1972
Photo: Heinrich Klaffs
Jack Bruce died two days ago, on the 25th, R.I.P.

Saturday, 25 October 2014

Friday, 24 October 2014

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Coming Home

'Coming Home from the Marshes'
From 'Life and Landscape on the Norfolk Broads,' 1886
Platinum Print

Monday, 20 October 2014

Saturday, 18 October 2014

The Great Wave

The Great Wave, ca.1830
(In the Hollow of a Wave off the Coast at Kanagawa)
Colour Woodblock Print

Friday, 17 October 2014

Meeting of the CNT

Meeting of the CNT,
Spanish Civil War, Barcelona, 1937
Photo: Kati Horna
Gelatin sivler print

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Monday, 13 October 2014

Yellow, Black and White

Yellow, Black and White, 1965
by Umberto Mastroianni
Tempera on scratched card

Sunday, 12 October 2014

Thursday, 9 October 2014

SS Tripolitania

SS Tripolitania, Italian cargo ship, ran aground off Porthleven,
near Helston in Cornwall, England, 1912

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Monday, 6 October 2014

Le Havre

Pier and lighthouse at Le Havre, 1856
Albumen print
(Museum Ludwig)

Sunday, 5 October 2014

Edgar Degas

L’Absinthe, 1873
Oil on canvas

Photographic self-portrait by Edgar Degas
Gelatin silver print

Saturday, 4 October 2014

Tropical Orchis

Tropical Orchis, (cattleya labiata) ca.1930
Photo: Albert Renger-Patzsch
Gelatin silver print

Friday, 3 October 2014

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Red Car

Erie-See, (Lake Erie) 10.6.1981
Photo: Simone Kappeler
Ilfochrome print

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Elephant Rock

Elephant Rock, End View,
Between Chittumputty and Teramboor, India
January - February, 1858