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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Classic Photographs Los Angeles Getting New Location, New Dates and Makes Admission Free

Bergamot Station, located at 2525 Michigan Ave. in Santa Monica, CA, will be the new site for Classic Photographs Los Angeles 2018, the annual classic photography fair featuring 30 dealers…

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Featured Exhibit

Crimean War: First Conflict to Be Documented in Detail by Photography

By Alex Novak

Although eventually victorious, the British and their French allies pursued the Crimean War (1854-56) with little skill, poor generalship and logistical incompetence. It was the only European war…

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Collecting Resources

Sample PHOTOGRAPHY DEALER'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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