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King George VI

King George VI

On February 6, in 1952, Britain’s King George VI died and his eldest daughter became Queen. […]

Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz

“We might as well take our fiddles and break them across our knees.” […]

Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson

Robinson is legendary in the United States for being the first African American to play in Major League Baseball. […]

Corazon Aquino

Corazon Aquino

Aquino was a Filipino politician who served as the 11th president of the Philippines from 1986 to 1992. […]

Samuel Barber

Samuel Barber

The American composer, pianist, conductor, baritone, and music educator died on this day in 1981. […]

Joan Baez

Joan Baez

Joan Baez was born on this day, January 9, in 1941. […]

Josef Albers’ Butaca

Josef Albers’ Butaca

Tickets are now available for the Decorative Arts Trust 7th Annual Colloquium featuring young scholars in the decorative arts field.  […]

Clement Attlee

Clement Attlee

Attlee was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 to 1951. […]

Winter

Winter

Wishing all our friends and followers in the Northern Hemisphere a safe and healthy winter. […]

Hans Hartung

Hans Hartung

The German-French painter died on this day, December 7, in 1989. […]

George Romney

George Romney

The American businessman and Republican Party politician was photographed on this day, December 1, in 1965. […]

Josef Albers

Josef Albers

The Decorative Arts Trust is a nonprofit organization with the mission to promote the study and appreciation of the decorative arts. […]

Clark Gable

Clark Gable

Hollywood leading man Clark Gable died on November 16, 1960.  […]

Georgia O’Keeffe

Georgia O’Keeffe

The artist considered to be the “Mother of American Modernism,” was born on November 15, 1887. […]

Forces of Nature

Forces of Nature

Thank you to our friends at airmail.news for their article highlighting women who were photographed by Karsh. […]

Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso

The Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist and theater designer, was born on this day, October 25, in 1881. […]

Simon Rattle

Simon Rattle

The British-German conductor was photographed by Karsh on this day in 1988. […]

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