Other Vintage Photography

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Jim Conrad Nude Thinker Russ Warner B&W Physique Photograph

Wonderful interpretation of The Thinker as seen by Russ Warner with model Jim Conrad in this 1950s studio image. Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with smooth matte finish. Excellent condition, some fiber paper wave. Stamped ‘6’ to reverse, undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram @thephysiqueproject for inventory updates!

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$150.00
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Al Urban Nude Jules Bacon Iconic Male Physique B&W Studio Photograph

Spectacular vintage studio photograph by the legendary Al Urban, assumed to be from the early 1940s, circa 1943/44.

Urban was an aesthetic and technical genius, a meticulous craftsman who created breathtaking images like this one of 1943 Mr. America title holder, Jules Bacon. A sophisticated and flattering composition, beautiful lighting and extraordinary printing. Iconic!

Size/Condition: Doubleweight fiber, low lustre silver gelatin print. Print is archivally corner mounted and presented in a white, 4 ply, acid free mat: Sight 6&15/16"x 9", Print 7&7/16 "x 9&7/16", Overall matted size 16"x 19&3/4". Print: Excellent condition. Model name, initials in pencil by unknown hand to reverse, otherwise unmarked, undated. Provenance: Wessel O'Connor Gallery label, gallery address of 242 West 26th street New York, NY, likely included in the June/August 2001 exhibition; 50s Physique, which included Al Urban amongst many others. Price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping. Please contact us for international shipping rates and options.

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$1,500.00
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Russ Warner Neel Bate Nude Male Vintage B&W Physique Photo

1950s studio photograph by Russ Warner of well known model and artist Neel Bate, who also posed for George Platt Lynes.

Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with smooth matte finish. Excellent condition w/faint indication of ink pouch removal. Stamped ‘6’ to reverse, undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram @thephysiqueproject for inventory updates!

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$150.00
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Vintage Douglas Of Detroit Nude Bob DelMonteque Studio Photograph

Exquisite vintage physique photograph by Douglas (Juleff) of Detroit, circa 1957. This studio image features classic man (and photographer) Bob DelMonteque in an elegant tableaux setting, with the seated model flanked by columnar tables on a cloth draped stand against a dramatic black background. A beautifully composed and lit image....well printed on a double weight, near matte fiber paper.

Size/Condition: Silver gelatin photographic print, image sight 9.25"x 7.5", overall matted and framed dimensions are 15"x 19". Emulsion crack/crease upper right corner, small crink at right edge (2.5" down from upper matt edge). Provenance: Wessel + O'Connor Gallery label to reverse stating 26th Street NYC address (occupied 1997-2001) and likely included in the June/August "50s Physique" show at the gallery. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, contact us for ship rates for international orders. Follow us on Instagram @thephysiqueproject for inventory updates!

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$700.00
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Vulcan Studio/Anthony Guyther Nude Robert F. Bishop Studio Physique Photograph

Wonderful mid-century studio photograph by Anthony Guyther (1921-2017) who operated under the name of Vulcan Studio in NYC, during the late 1950s and 1960s. This period perfect nude, features model Robert F. Bishop (aka Bob Bishop), who's fine physique and Hollywood handsome looks were also recorded by Clifford Coffin and George Platt Lynes. Size/Condition: 8"x 10", silver gelatin, double weight, fiber based print. Minor lower right corner bend, upper right corner bump, each only affecting the white border. Studio stamp to reverse, with pencil numeric "17". Undated. Purchase price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) for inventory updates.

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$550.00
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Nude Bob Bishop Guyther/Vulcan Mid Century B&W Studio Physique Photograph

Lovely, discreet nude of well-known figure model Bob Bishop, as seen by Anthony Guyther aka Vulcan Studio, likely dating to the early 1960s. It's a pure and classic image. Size/Condition: 10"x 8", silver gelatin, double weight, fiber based print. Upper left, lower left and upper right corner bumps, all minor. Studio stamp to reverse, with pencil numeric "5". Undated. Purchase price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) for inventory updates.

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$550.00
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Al Urban Nude Henry Karczewski Vintage B&W Studio Physique Photograph

Fantastic image from legendary lensman Al Urban, dating to the first half of the 20th century. This studio photograph features handsome Henry Karczewski in a pose (Urban catalog #5, pose 11) that harkens back to classical sculpture. Urban was a brilliant technician for aesthetics and printing, creating breathtaking images that glow. Quite special. This image can be seen in American Photography of the Male Nude 1940-1970 Vol VI: Al Urban, by Janssen. Size/Condition: 7.5"x 9.5", silver gelatin, double weight, fiber based print. Overall excellent vintage condition with faint crescent below left bicep and bump/light bend line to lower right corner, primarily visible under strong light. Photographer and model name to reverse in pencil. Undated. Purchase price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) for inventory updates.

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$600.00
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Ralph Kelly Nude Tabby Anderson Vintage Mid-Century Physique Photograph

Fine mid-century vintage physique photograph by noted lensman Ralph Kelly, assumed to be circa 1950 (+/-) and featuring oft-photographed gymnast/model Tabby Anderson. Hollywood handsome with an amazing body to boot, Anderson was always in demand and also posed for Kovert, Bruce of LA and Athletic Model Guild. Nice image with the tapestry hanging in the background. Size/Condition: 4"x 5". DW fiber silver gelatin print with linen surface. Excellent vintage condition. Marked "Bud 13" in pencil to reverse, undated. Price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, or First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) and Twitter (@PhysiqueProject)!

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$150.00
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Tabby Anderson w/Blenko MCM Nude Male Ralph Kelly B&W Physique Photograph

Interesting 1950s studio photograph by Ralph Kelly, featuring ever popular model Tabby Anderson. This is a funky image features the fit, nude Anderson in a period perfect, design driven photograph, with interesting shadow detail on the seamless paper. Size/Condition: 4"x 5". DW fiber silver gelatin print with linen surface. Excellent vintage condition. Marked "Bud 16" in pencil to reverse, undated. Price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, or First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) and Twitter (@PhysiqueProject)!

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$150.00
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Vintage Posing Strap Muscular Youth B&W Physique Photograph

Lovely and anonymous. This is a classic physique photo we guesstimate is circa late 1950s or 1960s, muscular model and photographer/studio not known to us, though we did sell an 8x10 nude of this model in the past. Size/Condition: 4"x 5". DW fiber silver gelatin print with smooth surface. Excellent vintage condition w/minor fiber paper wave. Unmarked, undated. Price includes domestic insured Priority Mail shipping, or First Class for international orders. Follow us on Instagram (@thephysiqueproject) and Twitter (@PhysiqueProject)!

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$125.00

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