Obsession! The Collections of Samuel Wagstaff & W.M. Hunt

Guest blog by Suzanne Révy Sam Wagstaff’s insatiable curiosity about the medium of photography sprang from viewing two printed versions of Edward Steichen’s The Flatiron on view in an exhibition called The Painterly Photograph at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1973. The curator of that show, Weston Naef, describes Wagstaff as being “mesmerized by … Continue reading Obsession! The Collections of Samuel Wagstaff & W.M. Hunt