Photographer Art Shay died April 28th of heart failure in Deerfield, IL. He was 96.
Born in the Bronx in 1922, Shay photographed many famous personalities on over 1,500 freelance…Read More
By Alex Novak
Ilse Bing was born in 1899 in Frankfurt, Germany. She studied art history and mathematics at the universities of Frankfurt and Vienna in the late 1920s.…Read More
This article is devoted to a very important subject: connoisseurship and the print. This should be a topic of primary concern for any collector, institution or dealer. What…Read More
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