Hiroshi Hamaya (1915-1999)

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A Woman Planting Rice, Toyama Prefecture, 1955
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Dancer looking at herself in a mirror, Ball Room Florida, Akasaka, Tokyo, 1935

 

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Brassaï (1899-1984)

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Pont Neuf, 1949

Sabine Weiss (b. 1924)

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Paris, 1955
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Paris, 1957

 

Elisabeth Hase (1905-1991)

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Untitled (down stairs), 1948
self-portrait

 

 

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.

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

 

Martine Franck (1936-2012)

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Painting by Delvaux, Grand Palais, Paris, 1972