Friday, 29 September 2017

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Tuesday, 26 September 2017


Ships in the Harbour, Hamburg, Germany
Photochrom Print - ca.1895
(Library of Congress)

Monday, 25 September 2017

Ah Sai

Ah Sai, former member of the secret society
Sun Yee On - Kowloon, Hong Kong, 1987
Photograph: Patrick Zachmann - Magnum Photos

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Paradise Parking

Citroën Traction 7, 2012
From the Paradise Parking series
Photograph: Peter Lippmann

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Gillian Wearing

Artist Gillian Wearing with a model of suffragist
leader Millicent Fawcett. She is the first female
artist to create a statue for Parliament Square.
Photograph: Caroline Teo/GLA/PA.
(theGuardian) 20 September, 2017

Thursday, 21 September 2017

W. B. Yeats

Irish poet William Butler Yeats24 January, 1908
Photo: Alvin Langdon Coburn -  Photogravure
(National Portrait Gallery, London)

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Battle of Passchendaele

Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Ypres, Belgium

Men wounded in the Ypres Battle waiting along
the Menin Road to be taken to the clearing station.
German prisoners are assisting with stretcher bearing,
20 September 1917.
Photo: Frank Hurley
Whole plate glass negative

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Mrs. Parker

Mrs. F.W. Parker, ca.1897
5x7 inch. dry plate glass negative
C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C.

Monday, 18 September 2017


The Sunbather #2

From the series 'Bondi: Playground of the Pacific'
Photograph: Anne Zahalka - 1989
Type C colour photograph

Sunday, 17 September 2017

Saturday, 16 September 2017

Rough Weather

On board the Spanish trawler
'Rowanlea', North Atlantic, 1998
Photo: Jean Gaumy/Magnum Photos

Friday, 15 September 2017


Evelyn I, Santiago
From the series 'Adam’s apple'
Photograph: Paz Errázuriz, 1987
Silver gelatin-bromide on paper

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Monday, 11 September 2017

Saturday, 9 September 2017

Adults Only

Artistic Comics, March, 1973
Artwork by Robert Crumb

Hard Times, 1971
Artwork by George Hansen

Friday, 8 September 2017

Master Armstrong

Master Armstrong
5x7 in. glass negative, ca.1897
C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Saturday, 2 September 2017

Tish’s Baby Shower

Tish’s Baby Shower, Los Angeles2008
From the Series 'Imperial Courts'
Photograph by Dana Lixenberg
(Courtesy of the artist and Grimm, Amsterdam)

Friday, 1 September 2017


Marlene Dietrich leaving Victoria Station in a car
after arriving in London, 30th July 1936.
Photo: Davies - Topical Press Agency
Hulton Archive/Getty Images