Reality Asylum

Apr 23

Emil Otto Hoppé
 Philadelphia Delaware Bridge c1920s
Medium: Vintage Book-plate Gravure, Plate 30
Print Date: c1927
Courtesy of the Alan Klotz Gallery

Emil Otto Hoppé

Philadelphia Delaware Bridge c1920s

Medium: Vintage Book-plate Gravure, Plate 30

Print Date: c1927

Courtesy of the Alan Klotz Gallery

Maxim Zheleznyakov 
Lady Godiva, 2012

Maxim Zheleznyakov

Lady Godiva, 2012

Thomas Zipp / Galerie Guido W. Baudach / Alison Jacques Gallery / SG
Black Tears, 2005

* original image taken from René Magritte’s photomontage Je ne vois pas la [femme] cachée dans la forêt, 1929,  featuring portraits of surrealists with their eyes closed. The portrait is of Magritte himself.

Thomas Zipp / Galerie Guido W. Baudach / Alison Jacques Gallery / SG

Black Tears, 2005

* original image taken from René Magritte’s photomontage Je ne vois pas la [femme] cachée dans la forêt, 1929,  featuring portraits of surrealists with their eyes closed. The portrait is of Magritte himself.

Apr 22

Henri Cartier-Bresson
Museum at Eleusis, Greece, (printed) 1955

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Museum at Eleusis, Greece, (printed) 1955

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Apr 20

Yale Joel 
Springtime in Clarksville with a tree trimmer swinging from a tree like tarzan, Clarksville, AZ, 1953

Yale Joel

Springtime in Clarksville with a tree trimmer swinging from a tree like tarzan, Clarksville, AZ, 1953

Yale Joel
Mary Knoll - Nun (1954)

Yale Joel

Mary Knoll - Nun (1954)

Apr 19

“Today the full conscious realization of sex is even more important than the act itself” —

~ D.H. Lawrence

(from Michel Foucault's History of Sexuality Volume I: An Introduction, 1976)

Designs for Book Ends
(from) Shadowless Figure Portraiture, 1936, by Fred P. Peel

Designs for Book Ends

(from) Shadowless Figure Portraiture, 1936, by Fred P. Peel

Apr 18

Fay S. Lincoln 
New York World’s Fair (1939-1940)
Courtesy of the Penn State Special Collections Library

Fay S. Lincoln

New York World’s Fair (1939-1940)

Courtesy of the Penn State Special Collections Library

Fay S. Lincoln 
 New York City: Bayonne Bridge: detail, 1932
Courtesy of the Penn State Special Collections Library

Fay S. Lincoln

New York City: Bayonne Bridge: detail, 1932

Courtesy of the Penn State Special Collections Library

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Federica Campochiaro 
Cascades
(also photographs under the moniker In Heaven everything is Fine)

Federica Campochiaro

Cascades

(also photographs under the moniker In Heaven everything is Fine)