Christer Strömholm (1918-2002)

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Gina and Nana, 1963
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Nana and Jacky, 1961
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Sabrina at home, 1967

Christer Strömholm was a Swedish photographer noted for his depictions of transsexuals in the Place Blanche area of 1950s and 1960s Paris.

Erwin Blumenfeld (1897-1969)

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Marina (Solarized and Cut), c. 1938
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Margarete von Sivers, Paris, 1938

While Blumenfeld is largely known for his fashion photography, his early work reveals the influence of Surrealism.

Jeanloup Sieff (1933-2000)

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Catherine Deneuve, Vogue, Paris, 1969
Sieff was mostly known for his portraits of celebrities, work in fashion, and nudes.
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Femme nue gravissant une dune, 1970
He often used striking landscapes, in this case to create a narrative effect.

 

 

Judy Dater (b. 1941)

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Minor White, 1975
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Imogen and Twinka at Yosemite, 1974
Imogen Cunningham, photographer

Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879)

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Marie Spartali, 1868
Pre-Raphaelite artist

Sally Mann (b. 1951)

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From Southern Landscapes series, 1992-1996
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Black Eye, 1991
Mann’s daughter, Virginia.

Mann frequently used her children as subjects in her photography. Predictably, photographs of her children with (childhood) injuries or (gasp) nude are often considered disturbing and indicate that she is an unfit mother.

In other photography news, Terry Richardson continues to be highly employable.

Shōji Ueda (1913-2000)

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From the series Children in the Year Around, c.1955
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Sand Dune with my Wife, 1950

Walker Evans (1903-1975)

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Main Street, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1931
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Crossroads Store, Sprott, Alabama, 1935
Walker worked for the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s, documenting rural communities during the Depression.