Thursday, 30 April 2015

Newspaper Boys

Newspaper sellers smoking at Skeeter's Branch,
St. Louis, 1910
Photo: Lewis Hine

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Wooden Toy

From the Marquesas Islands, an 18th ca.
carved wood stilt step made for a child.
Image courtesy of Patrick Mestdagh.

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Monday, 27 April 2015

Sunday, 26 April 2015

Saturday, 25 April 2015


Portrait of Pablo Picasso, 1908-1909
Anonymous photographer

Le chat accroupi, (The crouching cat)
Conceived and cast in 1943

Friday, 24 April 2015

Frozen Music

Saul Steinberg's drawing of 'Frozen Music Found
Near Radio City Music Hall', Winter 1939.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!
Film poster, 1952

Anthony Quinn as Eufemio Zapata
with Marlon Brando's Emiliano Zapata in Viva Zapata! (1952).

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Monday, 20 April 2015

Sunday, 19 April 2015

Friday, 17 April 2015

The Kiss

The Kiss, (Bella Lugosi) 1963
Silkscreen on paper, hand printed by the artist

Thursday, 16 April 2015


Christopher Street, New York, late 1940s
Silver gelatin print

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Studio Portrait

Studio portrait of unidentified couple,
probably Christchurch, (New Zealand) ca.1905 - 1926
Photo: Adam Henry Pearson Maclay

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Monday, 13 April 2015

Sunday, 12 April 2015

Saturday, 11 April 2015

Friday, 10 April 2015


La Samaritaine & Rue de la République,
Marseille, France, ca.1895
Photochrom Print
(Library of Congress)

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono with Standing Woman (1932) by Gaston Lachaise,
The Museum of Modern Art Sculpture Garden, New York. ca.1960–61.
Photograph by Minoru Niizuma

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

The Rolling Stones

Keith Richards & Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones,
Freedom Hall Louisville, Kentucky, November 3, 1981.
Photo: Michael Halsband

Monday, 6 April 2015


Saturn, Tethys, Rings, and Shadows, 2005
Image Credit Cassini Imaging Team, SSI, JPL, ESA, NASA

Sunday, 5 April 2015

Saturday, 4 April 2015

The Road to Tarascon

The Road to Tarascon, July 1888
Reed pen and brown ink over pencil, on paper

Friday, 3 April 2015

Wednesday, 1 April 2015

Clover Camp

Clover Camp
Near Christchurch, New Zealand, Ca.1905
Photo: Adam Henry Pearson Maclay