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Buddy Guy, 1966,Chicago Blues Guitarist, Silver Gelatin Black & White Photograph
Located in Chicago, IL
A contender for the titled of greatest blues guitarist ever with a fiery, screechy super-quick technique, Buddy Guy influenced many future guitar greats such as Eric Clapton, Jimi He...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Marlon Brando, Libertyville, Illinois, 1950 - Silver Gelatin Print
Located in Chicago, IL
On assignment for Life Magazine in 1950, Art Shay photographed Marlon Brando at his family farm in Libertyville, Illinois, just north of Chicago. Looking straight into Art's lens, B...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

James Baldwin, Deerfield, IL 1959, Deerfield Integration Rally
Located in Chicago, IL
“Art Shay’s photography shakes you up, sets you down gently, pats you on the head and then kicks you in the ass.” Roger Ebert “[Shay’s work] ranks with some of the greats of the 20...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Slim Aarons - The Carlton Hotel - Estate Stamped
Located in London, GB
The Carlton Hotel by Slim Aarons A Cadillac with Florida plates parked outside the Carlton Hotel, Cannes, France, circa 1955. Another gorgeous and typically 'Slim' photograph, it e...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

'James Dean Liz Taylor Round Up' Limited Edition silver gelatin print
Located in London, GB
''James Dean Liz Taylor Round Up' 1956 GALERIE Limited Edition silver gelatin print A gorgeous candid shot of the movie and style icons James Dean with Elizabeth Taylor on the set ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

View from Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral 1950 - Silver Gelatin B and W Photograph
Located in Atlanta, GA
A unique original silver gelatin black and white photography, view from the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, circa 1950. Features: Original Silver Gelatin Print Photography Unframed Pr...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

'French Polo Crowd' 1950 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize
Located in London, GB
'French Polo Crowd' 1950 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize A group of spectators at a polo match, France, circa 1950. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Silver Gelatin Pr...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Dali And Gala' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize
Located in London, GB
'Dali And Gala' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize Spanish artist Salvador Dali (1904 – 1989) enjoying a cup of coffee with his wife Gala (1894 – 1982) on a t...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'New England Skiing Starters' Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize
Located in London, GB
'New England Skiing Starters' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print- Oversize A young skier prefers to carry his skis down the slope in New Hampshire, 1955. (Photo by Slim...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'New England Skiing Essentials' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print
Located in London, GB
'New England Skiing Essentials' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print A couple prepare for a day’s skiing in New Hampshire, 1955. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Silver Gelatin Pr...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Beverly Hills Cop' 1952 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print
Located in London, GB
'Beverly Hills Cop' 1952 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print American policeman Lee R Hathaway with his car on Bedford Drive in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Slim Aa...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Eton Vs Harrow' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print
Located in London, GB
'Eton Vs Harrow' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print A view of spectators on the pitch at a cricket match between the public schools of Eton and Harrow at Lord’s Cricket ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Herbert Linge Porsche RSK, Targa Florio, Sicily, Italy
Located in Dallas, TX
Signed by artist in black ink. 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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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

La Fenice (1954) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Ali In Training (1965) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Erich Auerbach) A general view of the boxes at La Fenice, the Venice Opera House 1954. Additional Information: Unfr...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 1954
Located in Aventura, FL
Las Vegas, Nevada, 1954 gelatin silver print, printed later. Hand signed lower right margin. Image size approx 10.5 x 16 inches. Sheet size 16 x 20 inches. Frame has some random sc...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

WYOMING, 1954
Located in Aventura, FL
Wyoming, 1954 gelatin silver print, printed later. Hand signed lower right margin. Image size approx 11.75 x 17.5 inches. Sheet size 16 x 20 inches. Frame has some random scratches...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Juan Manuel Fangio, Mercedes W196, Grand Prix of Italy, Monza
Located in Dallas, TX
Signed by Jesse Alexander in black ink on print margin. Paper size: 14 x 11 in. Image size: 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. "The fully enclosed body of the W196 is clearly shown in this photograp...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Untitled, Harlem, New York, 1952
Located in New York, NY
Gelatin silver print 20 x 16 inches Edition of 15
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1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Lunchroom, Little Italy, New York City by Master of 20th Century Photography
Located in New york, NY
Lunchroom, Little Italy, New York, from the early 1950s by Ernst Haas, is a 20” x 16” gelatin silver print from a series on New York. The photograph, edition number 7/30, is authenti...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Film, Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Marlon Brando Kissing Dog, Libertyville, IL 1950 - Large Format Black & White
Located in Chicago, IL
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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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment

Hungarian revolutionaries hanging pro-Soviet activist, Hungary 1956.
Located in Nümbrecht, DE
Hungarian revolutionaries hanging pro-Soviet activist, Hungary 1956. Keywords: Hungary; Hungarian; people; crowd; revolution; 1956; 1950s; uprising; lynching; violence; tree; killin...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

'Three Skiers' 1955- Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize
Located in London, GB
'Three Skiers' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize Three skiers in New Hampshire, 1955. A sign near them lists the local slopes and trails. (Photo by Slim Aar...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Beauty Queen' 1955- Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print
Located in London, GB
'Beauty Queen' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print Cosmetics queen Helena Rubinstein (1870 – 1965), third from right, at her Park Avenue, New York apartment with her hus...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Tina Onassis' 1958 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize
Located in London, GB
'Tina Onassis' 1958 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize 1958: Athina Livanos Onassis (Tina Onassis) the first wife of Greek shipowner Aristotle Onassis relaxing b...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Ski Instructors Only' 1955- Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print
Located in London, GB
'Ski Instructors Only' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print Skis leaning against the wall of a hut marked ‘Ski Instructors Only’ in New Hampshire, 1955. (Photo by Slim...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'A Helping Hand' 1955- Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize
Located in London, GB
'A Helping Hand' 1955 Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Print - Oversize Former ski instructor Herman Ostermaier gives a helping hand to a member of the Junior Skiing Program in ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Albert Einstein, Princeton, NJ Portrait by Master of 20th Century Photography
Located in New york, NY
Haas made the portrait of the scientist in the comfort of his home office, with Einstein standing, lost in thought, surrounded by books, stacks of letters and papers. Albert Einstei...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Film, Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Martin Luther King, Portrait by Master of 20th Century Photography
Located in New york, NY
Martin Luther King, 1963 by Ernst Haas is a 14” x 11” gelatin silver print, authenticated by the estate with a stamp on photo verso (back of print) and signed by the photographer’s s...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Film, Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin

Grit Hübscher, Nerzstola von Heinz Oestergaard, Berlin 1955
Located in Zurich, CH
Grit Hübscher, Nerzstola von Heinz Oestergaard, Berlin 1955, ed. 1/7, 44 x 50 cm, Silbergelatine auf Baryt F.C. Gundlach (b.1926, Hessen) is one of the most celebrated fashion photo...
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1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Marilyn Monroe Signed Photograph
Located in Toronto, CA
Signed black and white photo of Marilyn Monroe herself in a black top wearing white shorts and black heels. Press Print, Size 10"x8". London Features International LTD, photographer ...
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American Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Marilyn Monroe and Tom Ewell "The Seven Year Itch"
Located in Toronto, CA
Marilyn Monroe and Tom Ewell still from the film "The Seven Year Itch," Press Print, Size 8" x 10". Motion Picture and Television Photo Archives. This photograph originates from Glo...
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American Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Marilyn Monroe Black & White Lingerie Photoshoot
Located in Toronto, CA
Marilyn Monroe black and white lingerie photoshoot. Press Print, Size 10" x 8". London Features International LTD, photographer unknown and Motion Picture and Television Photo Archiv...
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American Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Marilyn Monroe 1st Anniversary Cinemascope
Located in Toronto, CA
Marilyn Mnonroe cutting the cake for the 1st anniversary of Cinemascope. Press Print, Size 10" x 8". London Features International LTD, photographer unknown and Motion Picture and Te...
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American Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Marilyn Monroe "How To Marry A Millionaire" Movie Premiere
Located in Toronto, CA
Marilyn Monroe with Henry Bogart and Lauren Bacall at the 1953 movie premiere of "How To Marry A Millionaire," Press Print, Size 10"x8," Motion Picture and Television Photo Archives....
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American Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Photographic Paper

Dali's Mustache
Located in New York, NY
Dali's Mustache, 1953 11x14 inches Edition of 250
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1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Hungarian objectors killed by the secret police, Hungary Magyarovar 1956.
Located in Nümbrecht, DE
Hungarian objectors killed by the secret police, Hungary Magyarovar 1956. Keywords: Hungary; Hungarian; people; crowd; revolution; 1956; 1950s; city; fire; burning; uprising; body; ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Ali In Training (1965) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Ali In Training (1965) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Harry Benson/Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) American Heavyweight boxer Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali), traini...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Mauretania - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Mauretania - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images) The Cunard superliner Mauretania being refitted in the dry dock at Southampton. Additional I...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Chevrolet Corvette (1957) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Marilyn Monroe In A Bikini (1951) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Bob D'Olivo/The Enthusiast Network via Getty Images/Getty Images) UNITED STATES - MAY 01: 1957 Ford Thunder...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Eton vs Harrow' Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Limited Edition Estate Stamped
Located in London, GB
Eton Vs Harrow (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Limited Estate Stamped (Photo by Slim Aarons/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) A view of spectators on the pitch at a cricket match ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'Luxury Dining' Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Limited Edition Estate Stamped
Located in London, GB
Luxury Dining (1955) - Limited Estate Stamped - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Slim Aarons/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Diners in a grand ballroom during a fashion show, circ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Audrey Hepburn (1958) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversize
Located in London, GB
Audrey Hepburn (1958) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized (Photo by Pictorial Press / Alamy Archives) AUDREY HEPBURN film actress (1929-1993) during a visit to the Expo 58 exhi...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Black and White

Rodeo (1950) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized
Located in London, GB
Rodeo (1950) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized (Photo by H. Armstrong Roberts/Alamy) Cowboy riding rodeo, circa 1950s. Additional Information: Unframed Paper Size: 30x40''...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Black and White

Madison Square Garden (1953) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized
Located in London, GB
Madison Square Garden (1953) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized (Photo by H. Armstrong Roberts/Alamy) Madison Square Garden marquee night, west 49th street, Manhattan, New Y...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Black and White

The Brooklyn Bridge (1959) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized
Located in London, GB
The Brooklyn Bridge (1959) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print - Oversized (Photo by H. Armstrong Roberts/Alamy) The Brooklyn Bridge and Downtown Manhattan, New York, USA, circa 1959. Ad...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Black and White

New Look Fashion (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
New Look (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Kurt Hutton/Getty Images) A model wearing a black cocktail dress and a black velvet wide-brimmed hat, designed by Ronald Pate...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Marilyn On The Roof (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Marilyn On The Roof (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Ed Feingersh/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) American actress Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962) leans over the balc...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

James Dean (1955) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
James Dean (1955) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (photo via A.F. Archive/Alamy Archives) 1955 James Dean (1931 - 1955) Additional Information: Unframed Paper Size: 16x20'' Printed...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin, Black and White

Elizabeth Taylor In London (1948) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Taylor In London (1948) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Keystone Features/Getty Images) November 1948: The actress Elizabeth Taylor on Westminster Bridge in London. Additi...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Big Ben From The South Bank (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Big Ben From The South Bank (1955) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Nat Norman/Frederic Lewis/Archive Photos/Getty Images) A woman looking across the Thames towards the Palac...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Marilyn Candid Moment (1955) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Marilyn Candid Moment (1955) Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Ed Feingersh/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) NEW YORK - MARCH 1955: Actress Marilyn Monroe reads the book "To ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Four Kings Of Hollywood (1957) -Silver Gelatin Fibre Print -Estate Stamped Issue
Located in London, GB
Four Kings Of Hollywood (1957) -Silver Gelatin Fibre Print -Estate Stamped Issue (Digital composite of photos by Slim Aarons/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) A series of four shots of ...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

'New England Skiing' Slim Aarons Limited Edition Estate Stamped Print
Located in London, GB
New England Skiing (1955) - Limited Estate Stamped - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Slim Aarons/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) A skier carrying his boots in New Hampshire, 1955...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Marilyn Monroe (1954) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print
Located in London, GB
Marilyn Monroe (1954) - Silver Gelatin Fibre Print (Photo by Baron/Getty Images) circa 1954: Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962), the most famous of Hollywood's female film stars, relaxes...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Silver Gelatin

Autographed Portrait of Horst Janson - Vintage b/w Postcard - 1961
Located in Roma, IT
Autographed Portrait of Horst Janson is a b/w postcard reproducing the photographic portrait of the German actor, with the additional value of a green ink autograph and date on the l...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Paper, Photographic Paper

Maxwell Street 5am, Chicago circa 1957, Black and White Photograph by Art Shay
Located in Chicago, IL
Phenomenal detail captures Chicago's legendary Maxwell Street at an unusually vacant 5am hour. Art Shay Maxwell Street, 5:00am, 1957 silver gelatin print 20h x 16w in 50.80h x 40.64...
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Contemporary 1950s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Exclusive Fashions (1955) Limited Estate Stamped - Grande XL
Located in London, GB
Exclusive Fashions (1955) Limited Estate Stamped - Grande XL (Photo By Slim Aarons) Mrs T.R. Potter and Mrs Edward Magnus (right) in the Saks of 5th Avenue dress shop, Worth Ave...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Black and White, Archival Pigment

Evening Dress (1955) Limited Estate Stamped - Grande XL
Located in London, GB
Evening Dress (1955) Limited Estate Stamped - Grande XL (Photo By Slim Aarons) Mrs. Augustus G. Paine II at the house of her father, Earl E. T. Smith, wearing an evening dress by...
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Modern 1950s Black and White Photography

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Archival Pigment, Black and White