Untitled 1940s-50s

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Edmund Rudolph Teske (March 7, 1911 – November 22, 1996) was a 20th-century American photographer who combined a career of taking portraits of artists, musicians and entertainers with a prolific output of experimental photography. His use of techniques like: combined prints, montages and solarizations led to “often romantic and mysterious images”. Although he exhibited extensively and was well-known within artistic photography circles during his lifetime, his work was not widely known by the public. He has been called “one of the forgotten greats of American photography

Bill Allard, Vicky Palermo composite with Poppy, 1964

Bill Allard, Vicky Palermo composite with Poppy, 1964 Belgian Underground (Two sides of 1940s magazine page of girl’s face), 1960s

Belgian Underground (Two sides of 1940s magazine page of girl’s face), 1960s Olga Teske Schultz composite Mt. Whitney, 1975

Olga Teske Schultz composite Mt. Whitney, 1975