Western Photography Guild

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WPG B&W Victor & Vanquished Male Duo Dramatic Tableau Physique Photograph

Stellar image from the Western Photography Guild, early 1950s vintage. Strong tableau photograph featuring a duo of unidentified models in a victor and vanquished pose…so well done, true golden age work. Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with pearl surface. Excellent condition. Series 17 No 3 stamped to reverse, with early studio stamp (pre-zip). Undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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Dardanis & Rotolante Western Photography Guild Male Duo B&W Location Photo

Early 1950s photo from Don Whitman’s Wrestling Series…a spectacular location image featuring iconic mountain men Jim Dardanis and Johnny Rotolante in a dynamic composition. Flawless. Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with pearl surface and sepia tone. Excellent condition. Series 21 No 7 stamped to reverse, with early studio stamp (pre-zip). Undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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Paul Labriola Western Photography Guild Nude Male Classic Physique Photograph

Incredible vintage photograph by Don Whitman of WPG studio, dating to the early 1950s. This image features legendary and Hollywood handsome model Paul Abriola in a discreet nude pose, his physique well showcased. Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with medium lustre finish. Excellent condition. Series 32 No 1-3. Looks to have the Denver 1 stamp to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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WPG Vintage Male Acrobat Balance Location B&W Physique Photograph

From Series #4 (first all outdoor collection), comes this wonderful image from the Western Photography Guild featuring Jim O’Brien, holding up an unknown model doing a handstand. A very dynamic composition! Size/Condition: Measures 4”x 5”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with medium lustre finish. Excellent condition. Series 4 No 9. Pre-zip code stamp to reverse, along with previous owner (?) name stamp. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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Nude Billy Joe Carr Western Photography Guild B&W Studio Physique Photo

Excellent vintage photograph by Don Whitman of WPG, dating to the mid-1950s. This studio image features ever popular physique model Billy Joe Carr in a discreet, seated nude pose with great lighting. Size/Condition: Measures 5”x 4”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with textured, lustre finish. Excellent condition. Series 49 No 2. Denver1 code stamp to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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Don Whitman/WPG Nude Paul Labriola Vintage B&W Studio Physique Photograph

Superb image from the Western Photography Guild, 1950s vintage. Classic physique imagery featuring iconic model Paul Labriola in an artful studio pose. Size/Condition: Measures 5”x 4”. Silver gelatin, double weight fiber paper with textured, lustre finish. Excellent condition. Series 32 No 1-2. Pre-zip code stamp to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$150.00
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WPG Pat Burnham Archer Vintage Sepia Male Physique Photograph

Excellent and early photograph by Don Whitman (Western Photography Guild), likely dating to the late 1940s. This image features legendary model Pat Burnham as archer, in this terrific location shot that looks to have been taken in a corn field. Iconic physique artistry! Size/Condition: Measures 4"x 5", doubleweight silver gelatin fiber print with textured surface and rich sepia tone. Light/negligible corner wear. Bears pre-zip code stamp to reverse along with the words: Super finish. Undated.

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$150.00
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Western Photography Guild Kenny Owens Academic Male Nude B&W Photograph

Very nice vintage photograph from lensman Don Whitman/WPG, dating to the 1950s. In the manner of early 20th century academic nudes, comes this modernized version featuring oft used model Kenny Owens in a horizontal composition that showcases Owens' fine musculature. Size/Condition: Measure 5"x 4", doubleweight, silver gelatin fiber print with a warm tone and fine pebble finish. Excellent condition with minor fiber paper wave (subtle). Stamped to reverse: Series 13 No 5-2. w/Denver 1 mark. 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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Nude Kenny Owens Vintage WPG B&W Studio Physique Photograph

Top notch photograph from the Western Photography Guild studio, circa 1950 (+/-). Don Whitman created wonderful images on location and in the studio, including this example of classic physique artistry with model Kenny Owens in a statuesque pose atop a pedestal, nude and discreet, artfully posed with great lighting. Good stuff! Size/Condition: Measures 4"x 5", doubleweight, silver gelatin fiber print with fine pebble surface. In excellent condition with minor/nil fiber paper wave. Stamped to reverse with the Denver 1 mark, Series 13 No 5-4. Undated.

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$150.00
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Western Photography Guild Brunette Male Beauty Vintage Studio Physique Photo

Beautiful vintage photograph from the lens of Don Whitman, dating to the late 1940s or early 1950s (no zip code). This studio image features an unknown, handsome model in a terrific pose that highlights his upper body with good lighting and great printing. Size/Condition: 4"x 5" doubleweight, fiber, silver gelatin print with medium lustre. A few unretouched dust specks, faint light dings from handling storage (subtle). Studio stamp to reverse, Series 8 No 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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$100.00

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