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Period: 1940s
Portrait of American WWII Generals - Vintage b/w Photograph - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Major General William E. Kepner is an original b/w photograph about Hollywod '40 realized by De Wan Studios. On the back "Major General WilliamE. Kepner, Lt. General Curtis E. Le Ma...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Vintage Silver Gelatin Photograph Jacques Lipchitz Bronze Sculpture Photo Signed
Located in Surfside, FL
Adolph Studly, Swiss born American photographer. His work is kept in the Photographic Archive at The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York. He was known for his gallery photograp...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

The Well-Dressed Leg: Dorian Leigh, New York
Located in New York, NY
Gelatin silver print Signed in pencil, verso 14 x 11 inches, sheet size 11 x 10.25 inches, image size This artwork is offered by ClampArt, located in New York City. Lillian Bassma...
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American Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

New York (three kids with masks)
Located in New York, NY
8 1/8 x 11 inch gelatin silver print, printed later. Titled and dated by the artist on verso as "N.Y. circa 1942." Helen Levitt was a true master of the street, one whose poetic vis...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Vintage Black and White Photo, F718 Pueblo of Taos NM
Located in Agoura Hills, CA
Vintage photograph from the 1940s. Signed and title written by the photographer. Mounted on 14 x 11 matboard.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Marilyn Monroe By Andre de Dienes
Located in Austin, TX
Rare Vintage Print of Marilyn Monroe From World Renowned Photographer Andre De Dienes. From the Famous Kim Goodwin Archives: Own a part of Hollywood History!
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

[The Circle] LaSalle Street, Harlem
Located in New York, NY
Gelatin silver print Stamped in black ink, verso This artwork is offered by ClampArt, located in New York City. Todd Webb (1905-2000) was an American photographer known for documen...
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American Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Frida Kahlo en la casa azul, Coyoacán México. Platinum edition. Framed.
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Frida en la casa azul, Coyoacán México by Leo Matiz Platinum print edition Image size: 15 in. H x 11.5 in. W Frame size: 22.5 in. H x 19 in. W 1944. Framed with a bronze metal label ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Platinum

Chicago 48
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Aaron Siskind (1903-1992) started his career as a documentary photographer and a member of the Photo League. He and his colleagues were interested in photography as a tool to rec...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Palm Trees
Located in London, GB
A peasant washes a cow in the pond of Mudichur, a village in south east India. Original Publication: Picture Post – 4325 – Peace Of An Indian Village: How Long Will It Last? – pub. 1...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

"Dinner Jazz" by Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
"Dinner Jazz" by Slim Aarons 1949: American Jazz trumpeter and singer Louis Armstrong (1898 - 1971) enjoys a plate of spaghetti in Rome. Unframed Paper Size: 40" x 40'' (inches) Pr...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White

Henry Moore
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Karsh is a master 20th Century photographer. Karsh is known for his portraits of authors, scientists, artists, statesmen, musicians, and other distinguished individuals. His photogra...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Marx Brothers
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Karsh is a master 20th Century photographer. Karsh is known for his portraits of authors, scientists, artists, statesmen, musicians, and other distinguished individuals. His photogra...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Vintage Black and White Photo, F713/Pueblo of Taos NM
Located in Agoura Hills, CA
Vintage photograph from the 1940s. Signed and title written by the photographer. Mounted on 14 x 11 matboard.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Vintage Black and White Photo, FT18 Pueblo of Taos
Located in Agoura Hills, CA
Vintage photograph from the 1940s. Signed and title written by the photographer. Mounted on 14 x 11 matboard.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Frida Kahlo, Casa Azul Coyoacán, Mexico. Framed
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Frida Kahlo, Casa Azul Coyoacán, Mexico by Leo Matiz Image size: 8.75 in. H x 6.5 in. W Frame size: 19 in. H x 17 in. W Archival pigment print 1945 Black and white photography frame...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Archival Pigment

Slim Aarons 'Jazz Scooter'
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Jazz Scooter 1949 (printed later) Silver gelatin print estate signature stamped edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity Lucille Brown takes control of the Vespa...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pabst Blue Ribbon Sign, Chicago, USA, Black and White Landscape Photography
Located in New york, NY
A black and white photograph, Pabst Blue Ribbon sign, Chicago, Illinois, 1946, by Walker Evans is sheet size: 11.75" x 10.44" and image size: 9.25" x 7.25" -- This is a silver gelati...
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Contemporary 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Film, Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Paris, Demonstration on Blvd St Germain, 1947 - Silver Gelatin B & W Photography
Located in Atlanta, GA
An original silver gelatin black and white photograph by Associated Press, Paris. June 1947, a demonstration on Boulevard Saint Germain, Paris. Features: Original silver gelatin prin...
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Art Deco 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Portrait of Frida
Located in Chatsworth, CA
This piece is an original silver gelatin print of Frida Kahlo taken by Antonio Kahlo circa 1940. It is hand signed in pencil on verso by Antonio who was Frida's nephew. The image mea...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

V&A Museum London 'HRH Princess Elizabeth' by Cecil Beaton
Located in London, GB
'HRH Princess Elizabeth' by Cecil Beaton (1904-80) Princess Elizabeth, later Queen Elizabeth II, in a Norman Hartnell gown, Buckingham Palace, England, 1945. © Victoria and Albert Mu...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Slim Aarons 'The King of Jazz'
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons King of Jazz 1949 (printed later) Silver gelatin print estate signature stamped edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity 1949: Photographers taking pictures of A...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Kelp, Point Lobos, 1940 (China Cove, Point Lobos, 1940)
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Titled with artist's reference number and signed in pencil by Cole Weston with Edward Weston's facsimile signature on back of mount. Printed by Cole Weston from the original negative...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Charles E Brown testbed experimental Lancaster Bomber WW2 original photograph
By Charles E Brown
Located in London, GB
Charles E Brown (1896-1982) Testbed Avro Lancaster Bomber LL735 Silver gelatin monochrome photographic print 19 x 25 cm Stamped to reverse "6231-3 Copyright photograph by Charles E ...
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Realist 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Wolfgang Roth Bauhaus Dada Circus photo
Located in Surfside, FL
Vintage Silver Gelatin print. (possibly from Vogue Magazine). This appears to be Wolfgang Roth and cast of possibly The Littlest Circus. Performers have horse heads. The photo is s...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Lancaster Bomber Lily Mars 1943 original silver gelatin photograph
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage warbird aeroplane posters, photographs and paintings, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller". Lan...
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Realist 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Avro Lancaster Bomber at dispersal point 1943 original silver gelatin photograph
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage warbird aeroplane posters, photographs and paintings, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller". An ...
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Realist 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Lancaster Bomber Lily Mars 1943 original silver gelatin photograph I
Located in London, GB
To see our other original vintage warbird aeroplane posters, photographs and paintings, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller". Lan...
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Realist 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

'Backstage At La Scala' 1948 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize
Located in London, GB
'Backstage At La Scala' 1948 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize A chorus girl reads a movie magazine in a dressing room at La Scala opera house, Milan, November 19...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Trailer - Camp Children, Richmond, California
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Ansel Adams (United States, b. 1902-1984) Trailer - Camp Children, Richmond, California, c. 1944, printed 1977 Signed in pencil on mount recto; Titled & dated in ink with artist's co...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Rodeo (Cowgirl)
Located in Dallas, TX
Edition of 60 Signed and numbered in pencil on print verso. Harold “Doc” Edgerton was born in 1903, in Fremont, Nebraska. During his summers as a teenager, he worked in his uncle’s ...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Portrait of a Man, Mid-Century Black & White Photograph by Edward Weston
Located in Soquel, CA
Rare black and white photograph, a portrait of a handsome man by Edward Henry Weston (March 24, 1886 – January 1, 1958). Signed "EW 1949" lower right. Displayed in a black wood frame...
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Realist 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Portrait of George Washington Carver - Vintage B/W photo - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
George Washington Carver is a vintage photograph realized in 1940s by an Anonymous photographer. With the description script on the rear. Good conditions. George Washington Carver (...
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Contemporary 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Couple at a Party in the Village
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Couple at a party in the village. Arthur Fellig, known by his pseudonym Weegee, was a photographer and photojournalist, known for his stark black and white street photography in New...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Children Playing Marbles, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Located in Dallas, TX
Signed, titled, and dated in pencil on print verso. Jack Delano, born Jacob Ovcharov, moved from his native Russian to New York in 1923, at the age of 9. He went on to study illustr...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Designer's Window, Bleecker Street
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Signed on back of print with artist's stamp. Printed in the 1950's.
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Albert Einstein
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Karsh is a master 20th Century photographer. Karsh is known for his portraits of authors, scientists, artists, statesmen, musicians, and other distinguished individuals. His photogra...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Untitled 'Salvador Dali Homage', Silver Gelatin Print
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled (Salvador Dali Homage) by Maurice Tabard Silver gelatin print Image size: 10.88 in. H x 8.5 in. W Sheet size: 11.75 in. H x 9.5 in. W. Framed 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. W Verso w...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Other Medium, Photographic Paper

Techos, Mexico, Vintage Photography. Framed
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Techos, Mexico, 1947 by Leo Matiz Image size: 6.5 in. H x 9.75 in. W Frame size: 22 in. H x 25 in. W Gelatin silver print Framed Signed, titled, and dated in pencil on verso, "Leo Ma...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Untitled by Maurice Tabard
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled by Maurice Tabard, 1945-1949 Silver gelatin print Framed Image size: 9.5 in. H x 7.13 in. W Sheet size: 12.25 in. H x 9.83 in. W Frame size: 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. W Verso wi...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Untitled, 'Couple at the beach'
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled (Couple at the Beach) by Maurice Tabard Silver gelatin print Framed Image size: 7.13 in. H x 9.38 in. W Sheet size: 9.5 in. H x 9.63 in. W Frame size: 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper, Black and White

Untitled, Framed, Silver Gelatin Print
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled by Maurice Tabard Silver gelatin print Framed Image size: 9.5 in. H x 7.13 in. W Sheet size: 12.25 in. H x 9.83 in. W Frame size: 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. W Signed and dated 'T...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

The Man With the Golden Arm, 1949, Nelson Algren as the Dealer, Silver Gelatin
Located in Chicago, IL
In the novel "The Man with the Golden Arm" by Nelson Algren, the main character is a card shark. Here Art has taken a twist on that title by showing Algren as the dealer in one of A...
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Contemporary 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Leaf

Untitled 'Solarized Double Exposure', Framed Solarized Vintage Print
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled (Solarized Double Exposure) by Maurice Tabard Solarized vintage print Unframed Image size: 11.25 in. H x 8.25 in. W Sheet size: 12 in. H x 9.38 in. W Frame size: 17.5 in. H ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tuscon, Arizona
Located in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Original vintage gelatin silver photograph printed circa 1944 by Ansel Adams. Signed in pencil lower right on the front of the mount. Very good vintage condition: some silvering top ...
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1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Untitled 'Solarized Landscape', Framed Vintage Print
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled (Solarized Landscape), 1947 by Maurice Tabard Solarized vintage print, Image size: 11.25 in. H x 9 in. W Sheet size: 11.75 in. H x 9.5 in. W Framed 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. W ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Untitled 'Solarized Double Exposure', Framed Solarized Vintage Print
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Untitled (Solarized Double Exposure) by Maurice Tabard Solarized vintage print Image size: 11.25 in. H x 8.25 in. W Sheet size: 12 in. H x 9.38 in. W Framed 17.5 in. H x 16.5 in. W ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Noel Coward (Silver Gelatine Print)
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Noel Coward, 1946 by Horst P. Horst Gelatine Silver Print Image size: 43 in. H x 36 in. W Unframed Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December 1899 – 26 March 1973) was an English playwrigh...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Black Corset, 1948 (Silver Gelatin Print)
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Black Corset, 1948 by Horst P. Horst Gelatine Silver Print Image size: 43 in. H x 36 in. W Unframed This gelatin silver print is unique and does not belong to any other edition for ...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Lisa Fonssagrives, Lisa with Turban New York
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Lisa Fonssagrives, Lisa with Turban New York, 1940 by Horst P. Horst Archival Pigment Print Image size: 39.86 in. H x 32 in. W Edition of 7 Unframed Please note that prices and avai...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Archival Pigment

Carmen Face Massage (Silver Gelatine Print)
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Carmen Face Massage, 1946 by Horst P. Horst Gelatine Silver Print Image size: 30 in. H x 23 in. W Unframed Carmen Dell'Orefice, born on June 3, 1931, is an American supermodel and a...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Gloves, New York (Silver Gelatine Print)
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Gloves, New York, 1947 by Horst P. Horst Gelatine Silver Print Image size: 43 in. H x 36 in. W Unframed Signed on recto in pencil on the bottom right, accompanied by a certificate o...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Frida Kahlo in xochimilco, México. Framed
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Frida en xochimilco, México 1941. by Leo Matiz Image size: 15.5 in. H x 23.5 in. W Frame size: 25.5 in. H x 33 in. W Black and white photography Unique Exhibition print. “Printed ...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Digital Pigment

Hands, Hands, Hands
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Hands, Hands, Hands, 1941 by Horst P. Horst Archival Pigment Print Image size: 36 in. H x 32 in. W Edition of 7 Unframed Please note that prices and availability may change due to c...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Archival Pigment

Salvador Dalí, New York
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Salvador Dalí, New York, 1943 by Horst P. Horst Archival Pigment Print Image size: 39.3 in. H x 32 in. W Edition of 7 Unframed Salvador Dalí is among the most versatile and prolific...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Archival Pigment

V&A Museum London 'HRH Princess Elizabeth' by Cecil Beaton
Located in London, GB
'HRH Princess Elizabeth' by Cecil Beaton (1904-80) Princess Elizabeth, later Queen Elizabeth II, in a Norman Hartnell gown, Buckingham Palace, England, 1945. © Victoria and Albert Mu...
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Modern 1940s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Diptych Arena de la Playa and Techos, Mexico, Vintage Photography. Framed
Located in Miami Beach, FL
"Arena" Medanos de Coro Image size: 7.25 in. H x 9.25 in. W Frame size: 22 in. H x 25 in. W Gelatin silver print printed later 1977 Framed Signed, titled, and dated in ink on verso,...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Other Medium

Hand on the Camera, Mexico. Framed
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Hand on the camera, Mexico by Leo Matiz Image size: 12 in. H x 15 in. W Frame size: 22 in. H x 30 in. W Selenium print 1945, re-printed April 1990 Framed Signed in pencil lower left,...
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Other Art Style 1940s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Other Medium

Louise Dahl-Wolfe black and white photography for sale on 1stDibs

1stDibs offers a wide variety of authentic Louise Dahl-Wolfe black and white photography for sale. You can also browse by medium to find art by Louise Dahl-Wolfe in silver gelatin print and more. Much of the original work by this artist or collective was created during the 20th century and is mostly associated with the modern style. Not every interior allows for large Louise Dahl-Wolfe black and white photography, so small editions measuring 5 inches across are available. Customers who are interested in this artist might also find and find the work of. On 1stDibs, the price for these items starts at US$3,160 and tops out at US$3,160, while the average work can sell for US$3,160.

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