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    • Blacksmith

    • Delaney, Janet
    • Blacksmith at forge surrounded by metal pieces and equipment.
    • Blacksmith; Forging; Ironwork; Color print; Women photographers; Photography-California
    • Outhouse, c. 1941

    • Yavno, Max
    • View of a dilapidated outhouse in a Philadelphia slum belonging to a six-family tenement. Taken as part of a project for the Works Progress Administration.
    • Black-and-white photography; Toilets; Abandoned buildings; Brick walls
    • Woman in White

    • Anderson, William
    • A woman in a white dress and scarf bends over holding a ball placed in a shelf under a full dish rack. Behind the objects is a wood wall that looks to have headless and partially nude female figures with arms outstretched painted on it.
    • Black-and-white photography; Women, Black, in art; Dresses; Scarves; Balls (Sporting goods)
    • Cementerio, Juchitan, Oaxaca

    • Iturbide, Graciela, 1942-
    • A woman carrying a bundle of sticks walking through a cemetery in Juchitan, Oaxaca, Mexico, superimposed with a flock of birds in flight.
    • Black-and-white photography; Women photographers; Cemeteries; Birds; Photography-Mexico
    • New York

    • Rubinstein, Eva
    • Two nude figures lie entwined on a slim couch.
    • Nude in art; Photography of the nude; Floors, Wooden; Women photographers; Black-and-white photography; Urban life
    • LSA (Lysergic Acid Amide) from Morning Glory

    • Campbell, Joyce
    • A close-up photograph of a morning glory plant. The photograph is an ambrotype, a 19th-century photographic technology that produces an original positive. From the series LA Botanical, 2006.
    • Nature; Black-and-white photography; Women photographers; Still-life photography
    • Typewriter

    • Buswell, Richard
    • Close-up, black-and-white photograph of a dusty typewriter carriage.
    • Black-and-white photography; Still-life photography; Typewriters
    • Untitled, 2005

    • Crewdson, Gregory
    • The photograph depicts a somewhat messy interior space, perhaps a hotel room. There are several open suitcases on the bed and bedside table, and clothes are visible in the closet, which has been left open. The high ceiling and stage lighting in the...
    • Color photography; Color print; Female nude in art; Photography of the nude; Bedroom furniture
    • Pressure Ridge, Scott Base, Antarctica

    • Campbell, Joyce
    • From the series, Last Light: Antarctic Photographs, taken when Campbell traveled to the Ross Sea region of Antarctica. "The series makes allusion to the interconnectedness of natural systems and human intervention and complicates the simplistic...
    • Black-and-white photography; Arctic regions; Ecology; Ross Sea (Antarctica); Snow; Ice; Women photographers
    • Recent Terrains No. 6

    • Brown, Laurie, 1937-
    • A panoramic landscape of a freeway construction site in Orange County, CA.
    • Black-and-white photography; California-Pictorial works; Gelatin silver print; Photography-California; Landscape; Women photographers;
    • Barbara Mullen, Flat Hat, Bare Back, Harper's Bazaar, New York, 1958

    • Bassman, Lillian
    • Barbara Mullen’s celebrated twenty-inch waist is at the center of Flat Hat Bare Back, which Bassman shot for Harper’s Bazaar in 1958. The formal, compositional elements of black-and-white fashion photography, which have since become Bassman’s...
    • Black-and-white photography; Gelatin silver print; Women photographers; Fashion
    • Golden Fox, Blue Fox, Marilyn Ambrose, Harper's Bazaar, Boa by Frederica, 1954

    • Bassman, Lillian
    • Commentary: In Golden Fox, Blue Fox, a photograph which appeared in Harper’s Bazaar in November 1954, Marilyn Ambrose, a prominent model of the time, is seen intimately, her face half in shadow, half in a soft glow of light. Ambrose’s visage is...
    • Black-and-white photography; Gelatin silver print; Women photographers; Fashion
    • Mexico (24)

    • Lange, Jessica
    • While Lange considers her photographic work to be far removed from her film career, the pictures produced do have an appropriately cinematic quality to them. Her images of Mexico, swell with a quiet stillness, a sense of arrested time. Mexico (24)...
    • Black-and-white photography; Sidewalks; Doors
    • Mexico (26)

    • Lange, Jessica
    • While Lange considers her photographic work to be far removed from her film career, the pictures produced do have an appropriately cinematic quality to them. Her images of Mexico, demonstrated in Mexico (24) and Mexico (26) swell with a quiet...
    • Black-and-white photography;Dogs; Sky; Electric lines
    • Untitled, 1981

    • Cowin, Eileen
    • A women sits on a bed with her head in her hand, wearing a purple robe looking up at another fully dressed woman who stands with her back to the camera, her hands in her pockets. The two women are most likely Cowin. A man lies on the bed in a stark...
    • Color photography; Women; Women photographers; Men; Bedroom furniture; Bedding
    • Sequential View 105, Near Vasquez Rocks

    • Flick, Robbert
    • A grid of small uniform images of different views of rock formations, nine across and six down, taken near Vasquez Rocks in Southern California.
    • Black-and-white photography; Photography of rocks; Gelatin silver print; Landscape; Photography-California; California-Pictorial works
    • Young Couple on a Bench

    • Arbus, Diane
    • Woman with long hair her arm around a man dressed in jeans and denim jacket both sitting on a park bench in Washington Square Park, NYC, 1965.
    • Women; Men; Washington Square Park (New York, N. Y.); Documentary photography; Street photography; Women photographers; New York (N. Y.); Portrait photography; Urban life
    • Pajaros, Nayarit, Mexico

    • Iturbide, Graciela, 1942-
    • Photograph of a flock of birds (pajaros), in Nayarit, Mexico.
    • Black-and-white photography; Women photographers; Photography-Mexico; Birds

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