Monday, October 12, 2009

Ilse Bing






Ilse Bing
1899-1998
Daring feat: Learned to ride the motorcyle at 70
To pay the bills: Dog Groomer
Remembered as: Queen of the Leica

4 comments:

  1. i love ilse bing... although isn't the 3rd image down a francesca woodman shot?

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  2. oh my! you are totally correct. i pulled it from another source that credited ilse bing. a little research and you are right.
    sorry ilse.
    francesca...wonderful, too!
    will correct it...thanks for the lookout.

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  3. It's from Tina Modotti: Tina Modotti, Mother and Child, Tehuantepec, 1929, &copy The Estate of Tina Modotti

    http://www.masters-of-photography.com/M/modotti/modotti_mother_child_full.html

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  4. The second image, the woman by the bath, is an Ellen Auerbach, if I'm not mistaken.

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