05/10/2016

Art & Storytelling from the Swann Galleries


Art & Storytelling: Photographs & Photobooks 


Sale 2426 | Preview: Oct 20 to 22, 12-5; Oct 24, 12-5; Oct 25, 10-12




A Canadian mugshot




Alfred Cheney Johnston, Delores, 1920





Camera Work




Danzarina Exotica - Kyra (a.k.a. Belle Lopatin of Chicago), 1930s




Francis Scott Clark, Olympic swimmer, 1920





Imogen Cunningham, The Bath, 1925




Jane Reece, The Poinsetta Girl (Self-portrait), 1910 c.






Julia Margaret Cameron, Portrait of Kate Keown, 1866




Magnfications of various compounds and-or organic 
matter shot at the Struthers Well Corporation




Portrait of the courtesan, exotic dancer, and Dutch spy Mata Hari, 1917




Teeth, 1940




William Mortensen's interpretation of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, 1925 c