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Jack Mitchell's (1925-2013) bulging photographic portfolio of actors, writers, painters, musicians and dancers describes a pictorial history of the arts in the late 20th century. Mitchell, who took hundreds of pictures for The New York Times, was both a portraitist and a capturer of complex motion. An expert in lighting, he worked mostly, though not entirely, in black and white, and he was known — by his subjects, by the magazine and newspaper editors he worked for, and by critics — as someone who could make a photograph reveal character. Jack Mitchell was the official...Read More

Jack Mitchell Archives

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Featured Pieces

Tenor Luciano Pavarotti performing in full costume for 'La Bohème' at the MET
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Tenor Luciano Pavarotti, performing in full costume for' La bohème' at the Metropolitan Opera, 1976. Comes directly from the Jack Mitche...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Merce Cunningham, Ellen Cornfield and Charles Moulton performing 'Signals'
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Merce Cunningham, Ellen Cornfield and Charles Moulton performing 'Signals' in 1970. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Archives with ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Beverly Sills in full costume and makeup for ‘Roberto Devereux’ and as herself
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Beverly Sills in full costume and makeup for ‘Roberto Devereux’ and as herself at NYC Opera. A unique dual portrait image created specif...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Artist Ellsworth Kelly photographed at his Des Artistes apartment studio
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Ellsworth Kelly photographed at his Des Artistes apartment studio on October 3, 1968. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Archi...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Artist Red Grooms in his studio
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Red Grooms in his studio in 1968. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Archives with a certificate of authenticity. Jack Mitch...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Sculptor Louise Nevelson in her NYC studio
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of sculptor Louise Nevelson in her New York City studio in 1983. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Archives with a certificate of authe...
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1980s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Large format vintage multiple exposure male nude, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
16 x 20" vintage silver gelatin photograph, multiple exposure male nude. Titled, numbered, dated, and signed by Jack Mitchell on the recto. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Arch...
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1980s Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

16 x 20" Choreographer Agnes de Mille, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
16 x 20" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Choreographer Agnes de Mille, photographed in 1980. It is signed by Jack Mitchell on the recto and in pencil on the verso. Comes directl...
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1980s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Famed songwriting team composer John Kander & lyricist Fred Ebb LGBTQ+ Pride
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of famed songwriting team ('Cabaret', 'Chicago') composer John Kander & lyricist Fred Ebb, 1969. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Arch...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Orchestral, opera, and piano composer Samuel Barber, signed by Jack LGBTQ+
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Orchestral, opera, and piano composer Samuel Barber, photographed at work in 1977. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print recto. Comes dir...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Composer Benjamin Britten & tenor Peter Pears, signed by Jack Mitchell LGBTQ+
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of composer Benjamin Britten and tenor Peter Pears - 1969. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print recto. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchel...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

American Composer David Del Tredici, nude. LGBTQ+ Pride 2022 Sale
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of composer David Del Tredici, photographed nude in 1973. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

More About Jack Mitchell Archives

Jack Mitchell shares amusing anecdotes and personal remembrances of fourteen of his favorite sessions with famous subjects including Gloria Swanson, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Louise Nevelson, John Travolta, and Marcel Marceau.

An Introduction to Jack Mitchell and the Archives, 6 minutes.

Jack Mitchell Photographs of Artists, 12 minutes.

The artistry of Jack Mitchell - an excerpt from "Jack Mitchell: My Life is Black and White" the 2006 documentary about the master photographer's life and work.

The artistry of Jack Mitchell - an excerpt from "Jack Mitchell: My Life is Black and White" the 2006 documentary about the master photographer's life and work.

Meryl Streep, photographed by Jack Mitchell for the New York Times Magazine, 1979.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono photographed by Jack Mitchell in 1980, days before Lennon's murder.

Salvador Dali photographed by Jack Mitchell in 1966.