Jules Janssen (attributed to) - Photographic Telescope
NASA / Jet Propulsion Laboratory - The Outer Planets
Ralph Gibson - Astrolabe
Loewy & Puiseux - Photographie Lunaire: Fabricius - Furnerius - Borda
Loewy & Puiseux - Photographie Lunaire: Boussingault - Vlaco - Maurolycus
Loewy & Puiseux - Photographie Lunaire: Pole Sud - Schickhard - Gassendi

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Sotheby's "The Discerning Eye: Property from the Collection of Eric Franck, Part 1" Totals £319,188

Then came the next auction at Sotheby's, "The Discerning Eye: Property from the Collection of Eric Franck, Part 1". Eric Franck has been an important part of Paris Photo…

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Featured Exhibit

Claudia Kunin: The Holy Ghost Stories

Claudia Kunin was born August, 1954, in Los Angeles, CA. She received a BS in Psychology from the University of Oregon.

Kunin has intermittently had exhibitions of her personal work…

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Collecting Resources

sample PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTOR'S VINTAGE & CONTEMPORARY FINE ART INSURANCE POLICY

This policy contains certain words that are defined in the Glossary of Terms on page 8 of this policy. Please review these words and carefully read the policy.

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