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    • Untitled (museum), 2007

    • Weems, Carrie Mae, 1953-
    • People walking up and sitting on the steps to the British Museum seem not to notice the tall female figure in a long black dress standing facing them. The figure is most likely Weems. The stairs cut midway through the image on a horizontal line....
    • Black-and-white photography; Women artists, Black; Women, Black, in art; Columns; Stairs; Dresses; British Museum
    • 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
    • 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)
    • Beverly Hills chauffeur, 1975

    • Friedkin, Anthony
    • A driver in sunglasses and hat smiles from the passenger seat of a limousine. This black and white photograph is part of the series, The Beverly Hills Essay 1975.
    • Black-and-white photography; Limousines; Professional motor vehicle drivers
    • Untitled, 2005

    • Ringgold, Faith
    • On a brightly colored background, a black woman wearing a white dress, white hat and round glasses stands with her hands folded and a purse on her arm. She appears to be standing at the edge of a forest. Text frames the image. This is the same...
    • Black; Women, Black, in art; Dresses; Women's hats; Trees; Underground Railroad
    • Joan Crawford, 1932

    • Hurrell, George, 1904-1922
    • Joan Crawford in profile, poses gazing over her left shoulder with her arm obscuring her mouth and hand above her head vanishing into the darkness behind her. The print is signed by the photographer and numbered 145 of 190.
    • Black-and-white photography; Motion picture actors and actresses; Crawford, Joan, 1908-1977
    • Duke Ellington, Paris, 1958

    • Leonard, Herman
    • Herman Leonard captured the great jazz icons of the mid-20th century. The large frame of this portrait of Duke Ellington in profile at the piano takes an audience's eyeview. Fanning across the image from the upper-right hand corner, the spotlight's...
    • Black-and-white photography; Music; Men; Musicians

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