Rocky Mount, North Carolina (Burning Tobacco Barn), 1943
gelatin silver print, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
Photo booth/photomaton shots of Marie-Berthe Aurenche, Max Ernst’s second wife, c.1929. She would later become the mistress of artist Chaim Soutine, and she was buried with him after her suicide in 1960. Not much else is known about her life, which makes these images all the more haunting
“Aquacade”, USA, Florida, 1953
From Magnum Photos
A successful rehabilitation client and some of the farm animals purchased with Resettlement Administration aid. Kinston, North Carolina, 1936.
Poster advertising ‘Job, papier à cigarettes’, design by Jane Atche.
Walt Whitman’s Cardboard Butterfly.
Zhao Ji (Emperor Huizong, 1082 - 1135): Auspicious Cranes
Helen Menken, Ann Trevor (August 22, 1899 - July 15, 1970) and Basil Rathbone captivate in 1926’s The Captive