Category: photography

25-year-old Cab Calloway photographed by Carl Van Vechten on January 12, 1933.


Janis Joplin


during a studio shoot for Eye magazine, which photographer Baron Wolman called the ‘Concert for One’ in Belvedere Street, San Francisco, January 1968.


Funk singer Betty Davis with her husband Miles Davis in front of one of his paintings at their home in New York City, October 1969.

Photos by Baron Wolman

Areas for Action, Houston: Glitter Group, John and Angeli – Face to Face , 2015 – Ph. Oliver Herring

Kulani’s Intent , 2017 – Ph. Shawn Theodore

Model Flying From Window, England, 1995 – Ph. Geof Kern

Madonna for Gianni Versace Atelier, Mar-a-Lago, Palm Beach, 1995 – Ph. Steven Meisel


Ike & Tina Turner performing at the Hammersmith Odeon in London, October 1975.

Photos by Michael Putland

Tony Ward, Los Angeles, June 10, 1988 – Ph. Barry King

Rock groupie Judy Wong photographed by Baron Wolman for Rolling Stone magazine, November 1968.

In 1969, Rolling Stone published a scandalous issue on the backstage proclivities of rock stars and the women who sought them out.