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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Man Ray's Iconic Noire et Blanche Sells for Record-Breaking €2,688,750, the Most to Date for a Classic Photograph

A new auction record for a classic photograph was set during the auctions during Paris Photo week.

On November 9 and 10, the Stripped Bare: Photographs from the Collection of Thomas…

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Featured Exhibit

Max Waldman: Stunning Dance, Theater, Nudes and Portraits

By Alex Novak

The first time I encountered Max Waldman's photographs was at Minor White's exhibition "Celebrations" at MIT in early 1974. There were certainly many images that could have…

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Collecting Resources

Risk Management and Insurance for Private Photography Collectors, Dealers, Gallery Owners and Museums

Most people will never face a disaster that will reduce their 40-foot home to two feet of ashes. Nor will they ever face the loss of a major collection of…

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