Anonymous, European - Portrait of a Mother and Daughter
Angus McBean - Christmas Card 1960 - Self Portrait with Tree
Lisa Holden - The Lake (Lilith Series)
Bisson Freres - Cathedrale d'Amiens
Jacques-Henri Lartigue - Huguette Sabouret au Château des Essarts, Veyvialle, France
Stanko Abadžic - Bicyclist on Bridge, Berlin

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Be-hold June 27th Auction Features Rare Vintage Capa Image of His "Fallen Soldier"

Be-hold will hold an important auction of 19th and 20th-century photography on June 27th, including many important examples of news and documentary subjects. The auction and other details can be…

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Featured Exhibit

Gone with the Wind in Photographs

Made in 1939, Gone with the Wind is still considered by many as one of the most beloved, enduring and popular films of all time. Sidney Howard's script was…

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Collecting Resources

Basic Core Photography Collecting Books and Other Media by Category

The following group of classic books and resources is what I consider the basic necessities for a photography collector’s library. There are many other fine examples, but this is…

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