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Porsche Pit Stop, Le Mans 24 Hours, France
By Jesse Alexander
Signed in ink on print margin. Jesse Alexander is considered one of the greatest race car photographers in history. His images of vintage automobiles and the people who gave them li...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955
By Mark Shaw
Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955. Image size is 10" x 10" (for 11" x 17" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemuhle photo rag paper. Eac...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955
By Mark Shaw
Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955. Image size is 16" x 16" (for 17" x 22" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemuhle photo rag paper. Eac...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955
By Mark Shaw
Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955. Image size is 22" x 22" (for 24" x 36" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemuhle photo rag paper. Eac...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955
By Mark Shaw
Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955. Image size is 32" x 32" (for 36" x 36" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemuhle photo rag paper. Eac...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955
By Mark Shaw
Cary Grant Seated Looks Right, 1955. Image size is 40" x 40" (for 44" x 44" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemuhle photo rag paper. Eac...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Marlon Brando Kissing Dog, Libertyville, IL 1950 - Large Format Black & White
By Art Shay
This is a large scale black and white photo of Marlon Brando as a young man at his family farm with his dog. In 1951 Life Magazine asked Art Shay to photograph Marlon Brando at his ...
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1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

Switzerland - Simplon 1959
By Erich Andres
Silver Gelatine Print by Erich Andres, 1954. Andres was born 1905 in Germany and passed away 1992. He started his career as a photographer in 1920. He was one of the first photograph...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Dean Martin Signing Autographs Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
Dean Martin signing autographs at the premiere of "King Richard and the Crusaders", circa 1954. Dean Martin was an American actor, singer, and comedian. One of the most popular and ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment, Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print

Prince Rainier and Princess Grace Go Shopping Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This candid black and white capture features Prince Rainier and Princess Grace Kelly window shopping, circa December 4, 1959. Grace Kelly was an American film actress who after star...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Ava Gardner Looking Up Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This stunning closeup features the gorgeous Ava Gardner looking up in the studio, circa 1952. Ava Gardner was an American actress and singer. Gardner was signed to a contract with M...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Marilyn Monroe "River of No Return" Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This awesome outdoors black and white capture features Marilyn Monroe posed for her role in "River of No Return", circa 1954. Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and sing...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Salvador Dali 5
These first ever seen images of the genius artist Salvador Dali, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealism work. A true collector’s item. The images were fou...
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1950s Photorealist Still-life Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper, Black and White, Giclée

Salvador Dali 9
These first ever seen images of the genius artist Salvador Dali, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealism work. A true collector’s item. The images were fou...
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1950s Photorealist Portrait Photography

Materials

Black and White, Giclée, Photographic Paper

Salvador Dali 1
These first ever seen images of the genius artist Salvador Dali, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealism work. A true collector’s item. The images were fou...
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1950s Photorealist Landscape Photography

Materials

Black and White, Giclée, Photographic Paper

Salvador Dali 10
These first ever seen images of the genius artist Salvador Dali, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealism work. A true collector’s item. The images were fou...
Category

1950s Photorealist Landscape Photography

Materials

Black and White, Giclée, Photographic Paper

Salvador Dali 14
These first ever seen images of the genius artist Salvador Dali, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealism work. A true collector’s item. The images were fou...
Category

1950s Photorealist Black and White Photography

Materials

Black and White, Giclée, Photographic Paper

Dorothy Dandridge in Diamonds Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white studio portrait features the legendary Dorothy Dandridge posed in diamonds, circa 1954. Dorothy Dandridge was an American film and theatre actress, singer, and ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall, and Marilyn Monroe Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white film still featues Betty Grable, Lauren Bacall, and Marilyn Monroe for their roles in the film "How to Marry a Millionaire", circa 1953. How to Marry a Milliona...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Elizabeth Taylor with Pearls II Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This awesome black and white closeup features Elizabeth Taylor with a stunning gaze to the camera, between strands of pearls for her role in "Ash Wednesday". Dame Elizabeth Rosemond...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Young Elvis Presley Smiling Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This candid black and white capture features a young Elvis Presley smiling in the studio, circa 1958. Elvis Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most sig...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Elvis Presley Playing Guitar on Stage Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This candid black and white capture features the handsome Elvis Presley rocking out and playing his guitar on stage for his role in "Loving You". Elvis Presley was an American singe...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Marilyn Monroe Smiling in Black Lace Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This awesome black and white capture features Marilyn Monroe smiling in black lace, circa 1955. Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and singer. Famous for playing comic "...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

James Dean in Restroom Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Frank Worth
Black and white (slightly satirical) portrait of James Dean on the telephone in restroom. James Dean was an American actor. He is remembered as a cultural icon of teenage disillusio...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Elizabeth Taylor with Lasso Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Frank Worth
Stunning black and white action shot of Elizabeth Taylor spinning a lasso on the set of "Giant". Giant is a 1956 American epic Western drama film, directed by George Stevens from a ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Sophia Loren Behind Corner Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white portrait features Italian film actress and singer Sophia Loren posed looking around a corner, her head and shoulders shown to the camera for an awesome, smiling ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Audrey Hepburn Under the Dryer Smoking, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Under the Dryer Smoking, c10_13 – While working on the film Sabrina, Audrey Hepburn was shampooed every night -- She often conducted business with her agents while und...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Dali is painting medusas head on Galas forehead
By Philippe Halsman
An amazing item, with numerous stamps and notes on the back showing its active life as a press photo. The quality is fair due to decades in use. But it is absolutly unique.
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Audrey Hepburn Classic Smile Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white outdoors portrait features Audrey Hepburn posed smiling, circa 1953. Film and fashion icon Audrey Hepburn was a British actress, active during Hollywood's Golde...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Paper, Photographic Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Ginger Rogers in Diamonds Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This stunning studio portrait features Ginger Rogers smiling in diamond jewelry, circa 1950. Ginger Rogers was widely known for performing in films and RKO's musical films, partnere...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Publicity Still Cast of "The Caddy" Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white publicity still features Donna Reed, Dean Martin, Barbara Bates, and Jerry Lewis posed for their roles in "The Caddy", circa 1953. The Caddy is a 1953 American ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Ava Gardner Waving in Window Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white studio portrait features Ava Gardner waving out of a steel window, circa 1953. Ava Gardner was an American actress and singer. Gardner was signed to a contract ...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Frank Lloyd Wright with Chalkboard Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Fred Stein
Awesome capture of Frank Lloyd Wright posed at a chalkboard, circa 1959. Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, interior designer, writer, and educator, who designed more th...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment, Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print

John Wayne Smiling for "Blue Steel" Globe Photos Fine Art Print
By Unknown
This black and white film still features John Wayne smiling for his role in "Blue Steel", circa 1934. Blue Steel is a 1934 pre-Code Monogram Western film in which John Wayne plays a...
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1950s Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment

Love on the Boardwalk, Coney Island
By Harold Feinstein
Signed, dated, and numbered. Harold Feinstein was born in Coney Island, New York, in 1931. He began photographing in 1946 at the age of 15 and joined the Photo League at age 17. B...
Category

1950s Modern Portrait Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Bunny Yeager Self-Portrait in Barrel
By Bunny Yeager
Bunny Yeager, the pre-eminent female pin-up photographer of the 20th century took this pin up self-portrait in 1959. The artist and model showcases her draw on both sides of the came...
Category

1950s Pop Art Portrait Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

In the Blazing Sun at George Airfield
By Norman Parkinson
Norman Parkinson In the Blazing Sun at George Airfield, 1951 C print 24 x 20 inches Estate stamped and numbered edition of 21 on verso British fashion model Wenda Parkinson wearing...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

C Print

Wenda and Ostriches
By Norman Parkinson
Norman Parkinson Wenda and Ostriches, 1951 C print 60 x 40 inches Estate stamped and numbered edition of 21 on verso British fashion model Wenda Parkinson and ostriches, fashion by...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

C Print

Slim Aarons Estate Edition - Spring Break
By Slim Aarons
Slim Aarons Estate Stamped Edition Limited to 150 only High schoolers picnic on the beach at Bonita Springs, Florida, 1955 (Photo by Slim Aarons). This photograph epitomises th...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Dior, Jardin D'hiver Dress, 1957
By Mark Shaw
A model wearing Dior photographed by Mark Shaw in the mid 1950s. Recently published in the book Dior, Glamour, Mark Shaw. Rizzoli, 2013. Image size is 13.75" x 20" (for 17" x 22" ...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Dior, Jardin D'hiver Dress, 1957
By Mark Shaw
A model wearing Dior photographed by Mark Shaw in the mid 1950s. Recently published in the book Dior, Glamour, Mark Shaw. Rizzoli, 2013. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" pap...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Dior, Jardin D'hiver Dress, 1957
By Mark Shaw
A model wearing Dior photographed by Mark Shaw in the mid 1950s. Recently published in the book Dior, Glamour, Mark Shaw. Rizzoli, 2013. Image size is 10" x 15" (for 11" x 17" pap...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953, c22_34 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" paper size). All Mark ...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953, c22_34 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 13.75" x 20" (for 17" x 22" paper size). All Ma...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, 1953, c22_34 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 10" x 15" (for 11" x 17" paper size). All Mark ...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Peeking, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Peeking, c21_24 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are m...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Peeking, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Peeking, c21_24 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 10" x 15" (for 11" x 17" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints are m...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Peeking, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Peeking, c21_24 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 13.75" x 20" (for 17" x 22" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints ar...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953, c22_45 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 10" x 15" (for 11" x 17" paper size). Al...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, c21_39 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints ar...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, c21_39 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 13.75" x 20" (for 17" x 22" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn in Doorway, c21_39 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 10" x 15" (for 11" x 17" paper size). All Mark Shaw prints ar...
Category

1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953, c22_45 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" paper size). Al...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn White Shirt Seated, Close, 1953, c22_45 -- An out take from photos taken for the December 7, 1953 issue of LIFE. Image size is 13.75" x 20" (for 17" x 22" paper size)....
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, c26_8 -- Audrey Hepburn enjoyed designing clothes as a hobby. She worked with Designer Edith Head on the costumes for the film Sabrina. Image s...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, c26_8 -- Audrey Hepburn enjoyed designing clothes as a hobby. She worked with Designer Edith Head on the costumes for the film Sabrina. Image s...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, c26_8 -- Audrey Hepburn enjoyed designing clothes as a hobby. She worked with Designer Edith Head on the costumes for the film Sabrina. Image s...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, Head Up, 1953
By Mark Shaw
Audrey Hepburn Consults with Costumer, c26_24 -- Audrey Hepburn in her dressing room with costumer Edith Head photographed for LIFE in 1953. Image size is 22" x 32" (for 24" x 36" pa...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée