Howard Greenberg’s Expansive Photography Collection

Expansive Photography Collection

Howard Greenberg’s expansive photography collection has been taken over by the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston . This collection includes 447 photography works by 191 artists. More importantly most of the images features defining images of the Great Depression while some others are used for publication in Life magazine.

Artists:

Some of these artists include the famous Henri Cartier-Bresson, Diane Arbus, Roy DeCarava, Helen Levitt and David ‘Chim’ Seymour,

 

Below are some of the collections.

Young girl in profile by Consuelo Kanaga (American, 1894–1978) 1948 All images courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Young girl in profile by Consuelo Kanaga (American, 1894–1978) 1948 All images courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

 

Powerhouse Mechanic by Lewis W Hine (American, 1874–1940) 1924

Powerhouse Mechanic by Lewis W Hine (American, 1874–1940) 1924

 

Couple at Coney Island by Walker Evans (American, 1903–1975) 1928

Couple at Coney Island by Walker Evans (American, 1903–1975) 1928

 

Madrid, Spain by Henri Cartier‑Bresson (French, 1908–2004) 1933

Madrid, Spain by Henri Cartier‑Bresson (French, 1908–2004) 1933

 

Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California by Dorothea Lange (American, 1895–1965) 1936 P

Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California by Dorothea Lange (American, 1895–1965) 1936 P

 

Gloria Swanson by Edward Steichen (American (born in Luxembourg), 1879–1973) 1924

Gloria Swanson by Edward Steichen (American (born in Luxembourg), 1879–1973) 1924

 

Normandy Invasion on D‑Day, Soldier Advancing through Surf by Robert Capa (American (born in Hungary), 1913–1954) 1944

Normandy Invasion on D‑Day, Soldier Advancing through Surf by Robert Capa (American (born in Hungary), 1913–1954) 1944

 

The Daughter of the Dancer by Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902–2002) 1933

The Daughter of the Dancer by Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902–2002) 1933

 

Pablo in Times Square by Robert Frank (American (born in Switzerland, 1924) 1953

Pablo in Times Square by Robert Frank (American (born in Switzerland, 1924) 1953

 

Coltrane and Elvin by Roy Rudolph DeCarava (American, 1919–2009) 1960

Coltrane and Elvin by Roy Rudolph DeCarava (American, 1919–2009) 1960

 

Nahui Olin by Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958) 1923

Nahui Olin by Edward Weston (American, 1886–1958) 1923

 

Coney Island (Couple Embracing) by Sid Grossman (American, 1913–1955) 1947

Coney Island (Couple Embracing) by Sid Grossman (American, 1913–1955) 1947

 

Chez Mondrian by André Kertész (American (born in Hungary), 1894–1985) 1926

Chez Mondrian by André Kertész (American (born in Hungary), 1894–1985) 1926

 

This article is culled from https://www.theguardian.com/international

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2018/oct/31/howard-greenberg-collection-photography-in-pictures

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