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Charlie Chaplin’s Hollywood Revealed in Photos

An extraordinary photo album from the early days of Hollywood, with images of Charlie Chaplin and a wealth of other actors, will come to auction at Ewbank’s on February 24th. Never seen in public before, it was the personal property of British silent film actor Leslie Stuart, who acted alongside Douglas Fairbanks and is photographed with Chaplin. Together the more than 200 photographs form an important record of movie history and life in Hollywood and...

Magnum Photos Square Print Sale Celebrates Memorable Images

Celebrating the unpredictability of life, Magnum’s Square Print Sale explores the happy accidents and unusual turns of events that lead to memorable images. Signed or estate-stamped, museum-quality 6×6” prints by Magnum Photos photographers are available for $100 for one week only. From its earliest days, photography has been associated with the unexpected: documentation of under-explored issues, reporting of events unfurling in far-flung locations, or single frames capturing split seconds of levity. Over more than seven...

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