Tolstoy telling a story to his grandchildren, c. 1909. Photograph by author unknown.
Chester E. Macduffee next to his newly patented, 250 kg diving suit, 1911. Photographer unknown.
“World of averages”: Composite images culled from thousands of individual portraits resulting in symmetrical average faces.
New York City skyline from Manhattan Bridge, circa 1915. Click here to enlarge.
Young boy getting a drink from fountain in Trieste region. Yugoslavia, May 1946. Photograph by Nat Farbman for Life