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View from the Window at Le Gras

Nicéphore Niépce, 1826

View from the Window at Le Gras

Nicéphore Niépce, 1826

Self-Portrait as Drowned Man

Hippolyte Bayard, 1840

Portrait of Charles Baudelaire

Félix Nadar, 1855

Revolving Self Portrait

Félix Nadar, 1865

The Horse in Motion

Eadweard Muybridge, 1878

Still life with Rougon Macquart


Still from Nachtstücke

Richard Teschner, 1913

Kiki de Montparnasse

Man Ray, 1920

Claude McKay and Baroness von Freytag

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, 1920

Self-portrait as a dancer

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, 1920

Portrait Of Rose Sélavy

Man Ray, 1921

Ingres's Violin

Man Ray, 1924

Studies for a keepsake

Claude Cahun, 1925-1926

Black and White

Man Ray, 1926

I am in training, don't kiss me

Claude Cahun, 1927

Self-portrait, 1928

Claude Cahun, 1928

The Claude Cahun, Self Portrait

Claude Cahun, 1929

Woman with Long Hair

Man Ray, 1929


Man Ray, 1930

Portrait of André Breton

Man Ray, 1930

Atelier Composition

Man Ray, 1933

Space Writing (Self Portrait)

Man Ray, 1935

Migrant Mother

Dorothea Lange, 1936

Observatory Time - The Lovers (Photograph)

Man Ray, 1936

Untitled - 1936

Man Ray, 1936

Eighteen Year-Old Mother

Dorothea Lange, 1937

Refugee Families

Dorothea Lange, 1937

Poem Object

André Breton, 1941

American Gothic

Gordon Parks, 1942

Paul Robeson

Gordon Parks, 1942

Negro Women In Her Bedroom

Gordon Parks, 1942

Mrs. Ella Watson

Gordon Parks, 1942


Man Ray, 1944

Indestructible Object

Man Ray, 1923-1958
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