Look back at Gorbals tenement living in 1960s after death of iconic photographer
Famous for illustrating the lives of black people in South Africa during Apartheid, renowned German-born photographer Jürgen Schadeberg came to Glasgow in 1968 to document the final days of the old slum tenements.
The world of old photography: Photo
This blog is dedicated to a photography from its birth until 1990's and I'm sure everyone will find their new favourite photo and photographer here! IMPORTANT! This blog was sent on snooze on September 21st, 2016. No more regular posts. However, feel free to browse through the archives and enjoy everything this blog can give you - I am very proud of it! Cheers! :)
Sold Price: New York in the 50s, vintage Kees Scherer - December 1, 0120 6:30 PM CET
- SCHERER, Kees (Dutch 1920 - 1993). Children with Balloons, New York, 1959. Vintage gelatin silver print on barite paper, stamped with the photographer's stamp 'foto Kees Scherer Kloveniersburgwal 41 Amsterdam-Holland tel. 49839' and inscribed by the curator of Scherer's estate with the archive number and edition in pencil 'KSNY-216 1/1' (on the reverse); under passe-partout. Some handling creases and superficial scratches, else in very good condition. With a signed certificate of…