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1950s Black and White Photography

Juan Manuel Fangio, Mercedes W196, Grand Prix of Italy, Monza
Juan Manuel Fangio, Mercedes W196, Grand Prix o...
Jesse Alexander
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Signed by artist 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 photograph, which ...
Kings of Hollywood (New Year's at Romanoff's)
Kings of Hollywood (New Year's at Romanoff's)
Slim Aarons
1950s Realist Black and White Photography
Lambda
Film stars (left to right) Clark Gable (1901 - 1960), Van Heflin (1910 - 1971), Gary Cooper (1901 - 1961) and James Stewart (1908 - 1997) enjoy a joke at a New Year's party held at R...
Raquel Welch Smiling Fine Art Print
Raquel Welch Smiling Fine Art Print
Glauco Cortini
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Pigment, Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print
A rare 1960s image featuring sexy Raquel Welch in a swimsuit posing for the camera of Italian photographer Clauco Cortini. She carved out a place in movie history portraying strong f...
Las Vegas Strip, "Sin City" at Night Fine Art Print
Las Vegas Strip, "Sin City" at Night Fine Art P...
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
Atmospheric black and white shot of the Las Vegas strip at night, circa 1950's. Las Vegas is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state o...
Chinese gazing at Western products, China 1950s.
Chinese gazing at Western products, China 1950s.
Rolf Gillhausen
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Chinese gazing at Western products, China 1950s. Keywords: China; Chinese; people; shop window; communism; Hong Kong; Western enclave; nylon; stockings; fashion; 1950s; wondering; A...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Walter Ulbricht (1893-1973) posing at a desk, East Germany late 1950s.
Walter Ulbricht (1893-1973) posing at a desk, E...
Rolf Gillhausen
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Walter Ulbricht (1893-1973) posing at a desk, East Germany late 1950s. Keywords: GDR; DDR; German Democratic Republic; East Germany; politics; politician; glasses; sitting; desk; of...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953.
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Cha...
Allan Gordon Chappelow
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Portrait of painter Augustus John, by Allan Chappelow, England 1953. Here in one of his studios at Fryern Court in Fordingbridge. Augustus Edwin John Order of Merit RA (born January...
Joan Crawford Smiling Fine Art Print
Bert Six
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This black and white portrait features American film and television actress Joan Crawford. Known best for her roles in films such as "Possessed", "Sudden Fear", and "Whatever Happene...
Marilyn Candid at Dinner Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
Stellar candid shot of Marilyn Monroe at a dinner party. Her legacy is way more than curves and a blonde bob. Fifty years after her death, Marilyn Monroe remains a luminescent movie ...
Busy Beach Street Scene Americana U.S.A. III Fi...
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
A unique image depicting a bustling street scene along a beach. The terrific period automobiles and the fashion on the streets also dates the photo to the late 50's to early 60's era...
Anita Ekberg: Forever Glamorous Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, Archival Pigment
Anita Ekberg looking absolutely glamorous. The Swedish blonde bombshell was elected Miss Sweden in 1950 and finished as a finalist in the Miss Universe contest. This lead to a modeli...
Brigitte Bardot: The Masquerade Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white image features French actress, singer, dancer, and fashion model, who later became an animal rights activist, Brigitte Bardot. She was one of the best-k...
Clark Gable with Pickaxe Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This black and white action shot features actor Clark Gable candid, swinging a pickaxe. This unique shot was taken of the star on his ranch as he builds and expands a swimming pool. ...
Elizabeth Montgomery Closeup Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white studio portrait features actress Elizabeth Montgomery up close. Elizabeth Montgomery was an American film, stage, and television actress whose career s...
Avenue Simon Bolivar - Willy Ronis, 20th Centur...
Willy Ronis
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Photographic Paper, Silver Gelatin
One of the famous members of the Humanist photography in France.
Bob Barker: The Price is Right Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
Bob Barker is an American former television game show host. He is known for hosting CBS's The Price Is Right from 1972 to 2007, making it the longest-running daytime game show in Nor...
Anita Ekberg in Paris Holiday Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, Archival Pigment
Anita Ekberg looking absolutely glamorous. The Swedish blonde bombshell was elected Miss Sweden in 1950 and finished as a finalist in the Miss Universe contest. This lead to a modeli...
Brigitte Bardot with Short Hair Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white image features French actress, singer, dancer, and fashion model, who later became an animal rights activist, Brigitte Bardot. She was one of the best-k...
Elvis Presley Performing on Stage Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This black and white action shot features Elvis "The King" Presley performing on stage as a large crowd looks on. Elvis Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of ...
Elizabeth Montgomery Deep in Thought Fine Art P...
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white studio portrait features actress Elizabeth Montgomery looking upward while seated outdors, deep in thought. Elizabeth Montgomery was an American film, ...
Swing, 1959 by Burt Glinn, gelatin silver print
Burt Glinn
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin, Photographic Film, Photographic Paper
Burt Glinn's The Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Swing, 1959, is a gelatin silver print, 20 x 16, signed and stamped by the estate. A young girl swings carefree against the backdrop of t...
Untitled
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Photographic Paper
Marilyn Monroe golfing b & W Photograph
"Bettie Page Clutching Robe", 1954
Bunny Yeager
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Black and White, Silver Gelatin
Bettie Page Clutching Robe 1954, by Bunny Yeager Artist Proof 1 of 2- Estate Print Printed in 2013 Pigment Print Image size: 20 in. H x 24 in. W Signature label Accompanied by certif...
"Bettie Page Topless in Studio", 1954
Bunny Yeager
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Black and White, Silver Gelatin
Bettie Page Topless in Studio 1954, by Bunny Yeager Edition #2/5 Silver Gelatin Print Image size: 20 in. H x 24 in. W Signature label Accompanied by certificate of authenticity from ...
Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
Mark Shaw
1950s Black and White Photography
Giclée
Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954 Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. 32" x 22&qu...
"Bettie Page with Christmas Tree", Miami FL, 1954
Bunny Yeager
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Black and White, Silver Gelatin
Bettie Page with Christmas Tree, Miami, 1954, by Bunny Yeager Hand painted version of this image was used as the centerfold for Playboy Magazine in Jan 1955 Printed in 2013 Silver Ge...
'The Carlton Hotel' 1955 (Slim Aarons Estate Ed...
Slim Aarons
1950s Modern Landscape Photography
Silver Gelatin
'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...
Liz Taylor on the Set of Giant
Frank Worth
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Digital
Liz Taylor on the Set of Giant. Frank Worth was an American artist photographer. He is well known and remembered for his befriending of many Hollywood actresses and actors during th...
Liz Taylor Making a Lasso on the Set of Giant
Frank Worth
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Digital
Liz Taylor Making a Lasso on the Set of Giant. Frank Worth was an American artist photographer. He is well known and remembered for his befriending of many Hollywood actresses and a...
Marilyn at the Pool Sitting
Frank Worth
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Digital
Marilyn at the Pool Sitting. Frank Worth was an American artist photographer. He is well known and remembered for his befriending of many Hollywood actresses and actors during the t...
Young Adam West Swimming Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This beautiful black and white image features American actor Adam West, known primarily for his role as Batman in the 1960s ABC series of the same name and its 1966 theatrical featur...
Rare Capture of Ernest Hemingway and Gary Coope...
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This rare capture features Ernest Hemingway and America actor Gary Cooper smiling during a hunting trip. Ernest Hemingway was an American novelist, short story writer, and journalis...
Elizabeth Taylor: The Look of Liz Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This candid black and white image features Elizabeth Taylor candid sitting on a chair beside a dining table. This unique capture features "the look of Liz", her eyes piercing as she ...
Brigitte Bardot Nude on Bed Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white image features French actress, singer, dancer, and fashion model, who later became an animal rights activist, Brigitte Bardot. She was one of the best-k...
Fernand Léger dans ses Oeuvres
Robert Doisneau
1950s Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
Fernand Léger dans ses Oeuvres, 1954
'The Carlton Hotel' 1955 (Slim Aarons Estate Ed...
Slim Aarons
1950s Modern Landscape Photography
Silver Gelatin
'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...
'Cavanagh' V&A Limited Edition Oversize silve...
John French
1950s Modern Figurative Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Cavanagh' V&A Portfolio Limited Edition print A model wearing a evening dress designed by John Cavanagh, John French (1907-66), England, 1954 © Victoria and Albert Museum, Londo...
'Gorbals Boys' Oversize Silver Gelatin Print (L...
Bert Hardy
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Blackpool Railings' Oversize Silver Gelatin Print (Limited Edition) Now widely recognised as a Master of Photography - this is considered to be one of his great masterpiece captur...
'Stars Of 'Sabrina' (Limited Edition)
Unknown
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Stars Of 'Sabrina' Actors Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 1993) and William Holden (1918 - 1981) in a Nash-Healey roadster on the set of director Billy Wilder's film, 'Sabrina' (aka 'Sabri...
'Stunning Elizabeth Taylor' (Limited Edition Ov...
Unknown
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Stunning Elizabeth Taylor' Portrait of the actress Elizabeth Taylor, 1953. As the title suggests; a simply stunning close up image of the iconic movie star, fixing the camera with...
'Quiet Moment' (Limited Edition)
Edward Feingersh
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Quiet Moment' by Ed Feingersh Actress Marilyn Monroe relaxes on a couch in her hotel room at the Ambassador Hotel on March 24, 1955 in New York City, New York. A beautiful and...
'La Fenice' (Limited Edition)
Unknown
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'La Fenice' by Erich Auerbach A general view of the boxes at La Fenice, the Venice Opera House, 1st January 1954. A beautiful silver gelatin fibre darkroom print - made direct...
'Marilyn Getting Ready To Go Out New York' (Lim...
Edward Feingersh
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Marilyn Getting Ready To Go Out New York' by Ed Feingersh Marilyn Monroe gets ready to go see the play ‘Cat On A Hot Tin Roof’ playfully applying her make up and Chanel No. 5 Perfu...
'Audrey's Funny Face' Oversize Silver Gelatin P...
Bert Hardy
1950s Modern Black and White Photography
Silver Gelatin
'Audrey's Funny Face' Oversize Silver Gelatin Print (Limited Edition) Now widely recognised as a Master of Photography - this is considered to be one of his great masterpiece captur...
Patsy Pulitzer relaxing by a pool (Aarons Estat...
Slim Aarons
1950s Modern Portrait Photography
Lambda
Patsy Pulitzer relaxing by a pool , 1955 Fiber print Patsy Pulitzer (Patsy Bartlett) relaxing by a pool in Palm Beach, Florida, 1955 Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150...
Bo Derek on the Beach Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white portrait features Bo Derek in a swimsuit, kneeling on the shore line of a beach. Bo Derek is an American film and television actress, film producer, an...
Brigitte Bardot in Oversized Hat Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white image features French actress, singer, dancer, and fashion model, who later became an animal rights activist, Brigitte Bardot. She was one of the best-k...
Dick Clark Behind the Scenes Fine Art Print
Larry Barbier
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
Dick Clark was an American radio and television personality, television producer and film actor, as well as a cultural icon who remains best known for hosting American Bandstand from...
Vintage Connie Stevens on the Telephone Fine Ar...
Frank Bez
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This vintage portrait features a 1950's Connie Stevens talking on the telephone, lying on the floor for a perfect asymmetrical artistic image. Connie Stevens is an American actress,...
Elizabeth Montgomery Laughing Fine Art Print
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This stunning black and white studio portrait features actress Elizabeth Montgomery laughing. Elizabeth Montgomery was an American film, stage, and television actress whose career s...
Elizabeth Taylor Holding Cat Poolside Fine Art ...
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This candid black and white image features Elizabeth Taylor holding a cat and smiling, sitting poolside. Elizabeth Taylor was an English actress, businesswoman, and humanitarian. Sh...
Elvis Presley the Rock God Waving at Crowd Fine...
Unknown
1950s Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
This black and white action shot features Elvis "The King" Presley candid, waving at a crowd surrounding him. Elvis Presley was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the ...
Busy Beach Street Scene Americana U.S.A. IV Fin...
Unknown
1950s Contemporary Black and White Photography
Archival Ink, Archival Paper, C Print, Archival Pigment
A unique image depicting a bustling scene along a beach. The terrific period automobiles and the fashion on the streets also dates the photo to the late 50's to early 60's era. A gre...
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