Jerome Liebling (United States, Butterfly Boy, New York 1949 Gelatin silver print The Jewish Museum, New York
If you enjoy vintage photographs, be sure to see The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, at the Jewish Museum in New York City through March
“Butterfly Boy” by Jerome Liebling. Liebling, a distinguished photographer and teacher, took this photo of a young boy in Harlem and his oversized cloth “wings,” two years after joining the Photo League.
Gordon Parks - Music--That Lordly Power; Creation Date: Medium: Silver print;
Peace - that was the other name for home. ~ Kathleen Norris / Photo: 'That Lordly Power' by Gordon Parks
100 Years of African American vintage photography from the end of slavery in the to the Black Power Movement of the and beyond.
By Gordon Parks. This is a wonderful, romantic black and white image. The moment is somehow made formal because the man is playing a chello, yet informal because he's barefoot. We're catching them in the midst of this personal, charming moment.