Anonymous, European - Portrait of a Mother and Daughter
Dorothea Lange - “Mexican migrant woman harvesting tomatoes.  Santa Clara Valley, California. Nov. 1938.”
Andreas Feininger - Railroad Tracks, Nebraska
Unknown - African-American man with book and badge
Arthur Rickerby - Robert Frost with Admirers at the White House
Stanko Abadžic - Horse Head

Newsletter News

Photo Books: Forty Years of Nixon, Twenty of Langer, Williams’s Stirring Songs, Spagnoli’s Heirlooms


Published by and accompanying an exhibition at Fraenkel Gallery, 49 Geary St., San Francisco, through Oct. 24, 2015. Hardbound; 98 pgs.; approximately…

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Featured Exhibit

Photographs of Water and Silica: Ocean and Sand

By Matt Damsker

Since the beginning of photography, few subjects have provided such reliable drama as the world's oceans and sands. Ever shape-shifting, they are the ultimate symbols of time's vast…

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Collecting Resources

Risk Management and Insurance for Private Photography Collectors, Dealers, Gallery Owners and Museums

Most people will never face a disaster that will reduce their 40-foot home to two feet of ashes. Nor will they ever face the loss of a major collection of…

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