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William Claxton Furniture

American, 1927-2008

William Claxton, a native of Pasadena, California, is a world-renowned photographer of jazz musicians. He is best known for establishing the visual concept for West Coast Jazz photography, the photographing of musicians in natural and healthful settings associated with the California lifestyle. Musicians photographed by Claxton include such legends as Duke Ellington, Shorty Rogers, Dave Brubeck, Chet Baker, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Lena Horne, Billie Holiday, Bill Evans, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk.

(Biography provided by Stone and Press Gallery)
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Creator:William Claxton
"Let's Get Lost" Original US Film Poster
By William Claxton
Located in London, GB
Original US film poster for Bruce Weber's 1988 Jazz documentary about the life of the Jazz trumpeter Chat Baker. The image used on the poster was taken by the American photographer ...
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1980s American Vintage William Claxton Furniture

“Let's Get Lost” 1989 U.S. Mini Film Poster
By William Claxton
Located in New York, NY
Original 1989 U.S. mini poster by William Claxton for the documentary film “Let's Get Lost” directed by Bruce Weber with Chet Baker / Carol Baker / Vera Baker / Paul Baker. Very good...
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1980s American Vintage William Claxton Furniture

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William Claxton Silver Gelatin Print of Peggy Moffit, Signed and Dated
By William Claxton
Located in Los Angeles, CA
We have a very nice an important photo of the well known artist William Claxton of Peggy Moffit in Rudi Gernreich's Topless Swimsuit" This photo was part of a friend Ray Jacob 1928- ...
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Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern William Claxton Furniture

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Peggy Moffitt and William Claxton, The Rudi Gernreich 'Book'
By William Claxton, Peggy Moffitt
Located in London, GB
First edition, published by Rizzoli, New York , 1991 Discover the true extent to Rudi Gernbreich deep-rooted influence upon the fashion world. A master of form and shape, comfort ...
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Late 20th Century American William Claxton Furniture

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William Claxton furniture for sale on 1stDibs

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