Mary Ellen Mark (1940-2015)

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The Damm Family in their car, Los Angeles, California, 1987
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Sue Gallo Baugher and Fay Gallo, Twinsburg, OH, 1998

Mary Ellen Mark was most notably a documentary photographer, focusing on people living on the margins of society.

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William Klein (b. 1928)

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Hamburger, 40 cents, New York, 1955
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Tokyo, 1961

William Klein was born in New York, but settled in France after WWII. He is famous for his fashion photography and his photo essays on various cities. He has also directed film. Who Are You, Polly Maggoo? is a satirical take on the world of fashion. He has also directed numerous documentaries on such subjects as Muhammed Ali and the French Open.

Lee Friedlander (b. 1934)

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Monsey, N.Y., 1963
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Philadelphia, 1961
From the Little Screens series

 

Robert Frank (b. 1928, Zürich)

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London, 1951
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Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1955
From The Americans.

 

Martine Franck (1936-2012)

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Painting by Delvaux, Grand Palais, Paris, 1972

Kansuke Yamamoto (1914-1987)

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Reminiscence, 1953
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Untitled (Two Women), 1950

 

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (Witkacy) (1857-1930)

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Collapse by the Lamp, 1913
Self-Portrait

Note: While I’ve placed Witkacy in the ‘Photographers’ category, he was also a painter (and philosopher, novelist, playwright…)

F. Holland Day (1864-1933)

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Untitled (Right Panel of Triptych “Armageddon”), 1897-1899