Southworth & Hawes (attributed) - Portrait of a Woman
Osaka Asahi Shinbun - The Doshima Building, Osaka, as Seen Through Early Prototype of the Fisheye Lens
Anonymous - Ballet Dancers' Legs
Louis-Émile Durandelle - Le Nouvel Opera de Paris, Sculpture Ornementale
Hugo Steccati - Untitled Photogram
Ray K. Metzker - Unique Photogram of Leaves

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Paris Photo 2017 Sees Strong Sales and New Collectors Entering the Market, Setting New Attendance Records along the Way

"A great edition of the fair and fantastic classic photography on offer". That was the opinion of most of the exhibitors, collectors and curators I spoke to as the 21st…

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Tom Baril: Contemporary Work, Florals, Still Lifes, and More

After graduating from New York's School of Visual Arts in 1980 with a BA in photography, Baril served as Robert Mapplethorpe's exclusive print maker. Since then Baril has distanced himself…

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The Ins and Outs of A Photography Appraisal

Collecting photography may be a labor of love, but taking care of it may be a burden best shared with experts. At the very least, it’s important to keep…

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