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cover of Archive of eight original photographs of Sunkist Growers, Orland, California orange production and processing, circa 1930s

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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Archive of eight vintage photographs documenting the harvesting, processing, packaging, and shipping of Sunkist Growers, Orland, California oranges, circa 1930s. Mimeo snipes on the versos of each, seven with a PIX Incorporated and Westport library stamps on the versos, and one with an American Photo Service stamp on the verso. One of the largest marketing… Read more
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cover of Original portrait photograph of Sam Jaffe, circa 1970s

Original portrait photograph of Sam Jaffe, circa 1970s

by Sam Jaffe (subject)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage matte-finish borderless portrait photograph of actor Sam Jaffe, circa 1970s. Jaffe, who was born in the Lower East Side in New York, became a well-known character actor on the strength of his performance in Josef von Sternberg's "The Scarlet Empress" (1934). He would go on to work with a number of prominent Hollywood directors,… Read more
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cover of Two original portrait photographs of Sam Jaffe, circa 1980s

Two original portrait photographs of Sam Jaffe, circa 1980s

by Sam Jaffe (subject)

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Published
1980
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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Vintage matte-finish borderless portrait photograph of actor Sam Jaffe, circa 1980s. Jaffe, who was born in the Lower East Side in New York, became a well-known character actor on the strength of his performance in Josef von Sternberg's "The Scarlet Empress" (1934). He would go on to work with a number of prominent Hollywood directors,… Read more
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cover of Ben Casey (Collection of four original photographs of Sam Jaffe from the 1961-1966 television series)

Ben Casey (Collection of four original photographs of Sam Jaffe from the 1961-1966 television series)

by Vince Edwards, Sam Jaffe, Jeanne Bates, Harry Landers (starring); James Moser (creator)

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Published
1960
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$75.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Collection of two vintage press photographs and two vintage reference photographs of actor Sam Jaffe from the 1961-1966 television series, which originally aired on ABC on October 2, 1961. Included in the set are one matte-finish photograph and three glossy. The series followed idealistic young doctor Ben Casey (Vince Edwards) throughout his work as… Read more
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cover of Two original portrait photographs of Sam Jaffe, circa 1960s

Two original portrait photographs of Sam Jaffe, circa 1960s

by Sam Jaffe (subject)

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Published
1960
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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Two vintage portrait photographs of actor Sam Jaffe, circa 1960s. One with the stamp of photography studio Hastings-Willinger and Associates on the verso, along with a printed label noting the name of agent Paul Kohner. Jaffe, who was born in the Lower East Side in New York, became a well-known character actor on the… Read more
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cover of Photograph of Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini on Stromboli Island, Sicily, Italy, April 28, 1949, struck circa 1959

Photograph of Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini on Stromboli Island, Sicily, Italy, April 28, 1949, struck circa 1959

by Ingrid Bergman, Roberto Rossellini (subjects)

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Published
1959
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1959. Photograph of Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini walking hand in hand on Stromboli Island, Sicily, Italy on April 28, 1949, at the beginning of the production of Rossellini's "Stromboli" (1950), struck circa 1959. "Artists 1959 SEP 28" stamp and news clipping of bottom half of same image, affixed with cello tape, with "SEP 30 1959" stamp… Read more
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cover of Original press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille at the Paramount Studio Gymnasium, 1951

Original press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille at the Paramount Studio Gymnasium, 1951

by Cecil B. DeMille (subject)

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Published
1951
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$300.00

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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1951. Vintage press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille standing at the entrance to the Paramount Studio Gymnasium in 1951, likely taken during production of DeMille's 1952 film "The Greatest Show on Earth." With a provenance stamp on the verso. The gymnasium was created from the old United Studios barn, a result of Paramount's… Read more
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cover of Our Daily Bread (Original photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, 1934)

Our Daily Bread (Original photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, 1934)

by King Vidor (director, story); Elizabeth Hill, Joseph L. Mankiewicz (screenwriters); Karen Morley, Tom Keene, John Qualen, Barbara Pepper (starring)

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Published
1934
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Los Angeles: United Artists, 1934. Vintage press photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, at the "Century of Progress" exhibition, on July 30, 1934. The premiere was reported as being attended by 15,000 people, including international celebrities, civic and industrial leaders, newspapermen, and five governors. In early October, 1934 the film had a special White House… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of W. Somerset Maugham at villa La Mauresque, circa 1950

Original photograph of W. Somerset Maugham at villa La Mauresque, circa 1950

by W. Somerset Maugham (subject, author); Tom Blau (photographer)

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Published
1950
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London: Camera Press, 1950. Vintage borderless photograph of author W. Somerset Maugham at his residence at the villa La Mauresque at Cap Ferrat on the French Riviera, circa 1950. Mimeo snipe "IMAPRESS" sticker, "IMAPRESS" stamp, "CAMERA PRESS, LTD" stamp and struck (with holograph ink) "Parimage" stamp on the verso. 8 x 10 inches. Very Good plus, light curling,… Read more
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cover of Original portrait photograph of Orson Welles, circa 1939

Original portrait photograph of Orson Welles, circa 1939

by Orson Welles (subject)

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Published
1939
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N.p.: N.p., 1939. Vintage portrait photograph of a young Orson Wells, circa 1939. "Culver Pictures, Inc." stamp, "24749" stamp, and two other stamps obscured by paper tape, on verso. 1939 would be a key year for Welles, who, upon the success of the CBS Radio show "The Mercury Theatre on the Air," Welles would sign with RKO Pictures,… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of strikebreakers in New York City, 1930

Original photograph of strikebreakers in New York City, 1930

by [Proletarian interest] [Strikebreakers]

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Published
1930
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$325.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Vintage photograph showing rows of cots and resting or idle strikebreakers at the 147th St yards of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company, 1930. With a mimeo snipe, press agency stamps, one dated "Jun 28 1930," and holograph pencil annotations on the verso. The Interborough Rapid Transit Company of one of the original private companies… Read more
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cover of Archive of six original photographs of opera star Anna Moffo

Archive of six original photographs of opera star Anna Moffo

by Anna Moffo (subject); Tulio Farabola, Louis Melcancon, et al (photographers)

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Published
1960
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$125.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Archive of six vintage photographs of opera singer Anna Moffo, all taken circa late 1950s and early 1960s. American-born opera singer Anna Moffo was one the leading coloratura sopranos of her generation, debuting on the Italian stage in 1955 and achieving lasting fame there after appearing on Italian television as Cio-Cio San in a… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead rehearsing a vaudeville sketch, 1929

Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead rehearsing a vaudeville sketch, 1929

by Tallulah Bankhead, Bernard Nedell, Ernest Jay (subjects)

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Published
1929
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$425.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1929. Vintage borderless press photograph of actors Tallulah Bankhead, Bernard Nedell, and Ernest Jay rehearsing a one-act vaudeville sketch titled "The Snob" for a variety show taking place at the Palladium in London on December 2, 1929. With the stamp of Graphic Photo Union press agency and mimeo snipe on the verso. Bankhead's vaudeville stage debut,… Read more
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cover of Original press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975

Original press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975

by Charlie Chaplin (subject)

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Published
1975
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$35.00

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N.p.: Universal Pictures, 1975. Vintage press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975. Mimeo snipe and holograph annotations on the verso. 10 x 8 inches. Near Fine.
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cover of Original photograph of Josep Maria Sert and Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, circa 1930s

Original photograph of Josep Maria Sert and Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, circa 1930s

by Josep Maria Sert, Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani (subjects)

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Published
1930
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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Vintage photograph of artist Josep Maria Sert and his wife, sculptor Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, in front of Sert's mural "The Marriage of Quiteria," located in the Waldorf Astoria's Sert Room, which contains 15 murals by the artist. With a mimeo snipe on the verso. Sert's other work includes the interior of the Vic Cathedral… Read more
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cover of Collection of three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

Collection of three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

by Pierre Etaix (subject)

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Published
1963
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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Collection of three vintage portrait photographs of French actor, director, and comedian Pierre Etaix. Two photographs with press agency stamps on the verso, the third with a press agency stamp and French language mimeo snipe dated 12.1.63 noting that Etaix and Alain Robbe-Grillet were both awarded the Prix Louis-Delluc for Best Film, for "The Suitor" and… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Joseph Beuys, 1982

Original photograph of Joseph Beuys, 1982

by Joseph Beuys (subject)

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Published
1982
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N.p.: N.p., 1982. Vintage photograph of artist Joseph Beuys sitting amongst a crowd at an anti-NATO demonstration held in Bonn, Germany on October 6, 1982. Also scene in the photograph are German Green Party Member of Parliament Gert Bastian, and Beuys' wife, Eva Wurmbach. With the stamps of press agencies Poly-Press and Lynx on the verso. 8.5… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Robert Rauschenberg, 1979

Original photograph of Robert Rauschenberg, 1979

by Robert Rauschenberg (subject); John Doman (photographer)

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Published
1979
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N.p.: N.p., 1979. Vintage photograph of artist Robert Rauschenberg in the pressroom of the "Miami Herald," in December of 1979. With holograph annotations on the verso identifying Rauschenberg and crediting photographer John Doman, as well as numerous date stamps, on the verso. Rauschenberg was at the newspaper office to create an original lithograph for the cover of… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Henry, Peter, and Jane Fonda in New York City, circa 1965

Original photograph of Henry, Peter, and Jane Fonda in New York City, circa 1965

by Don Ornitz (photographer); Henry Fonda, Peter Fonda, Jane Fonda (subjects)

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Published
1965
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N.p.: N.p., 1965. Vintage borderless press photograph of Fondas Henry, Peter, and Jane outside of the a Whelan's Drugstore midtown location in New York City, circa mid-1960s. With the New York stamp of photographer Don Ornitz, and the stamp of UK press agency Pictorial Press on the verso. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.
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cover of Alessandro Albrizzi (Two original photographs, circa 1950s)

Alessandro Albrizzi (Two original photographs, circa 1950s)

by [Alessandro Albrizzi]

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Published
1950
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$175.00

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Paris: William Morris Agency, 1950. ry Good Plus overall, with faint foxing and slight curling.
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