Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips

South Gallery

January 27 - March 12, 2011

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Allen Ginsberg, Berkeley, 1954
14 x 11 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Gregory Corso and Allen Ginsberg, c.1955
2 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1955

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Jack Kerouac, New York, 1953
3 x 4 3/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1953

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs, Metropolitan Museum, New York, 1953
3 x 3 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1953

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky, William S. Burroughs, Alan Ansen, Gregory Corso, Paul Bowles, Allen Ginsberg, Tangier (photo by Ian Summerville), 1961
4 1/8 x 5 1/8 inches
Gelatin silver print on postcard; printed c.1961

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Bob Donlin, Neal Cassady, Peter Orlovsky, Robert La Vigne and Lawrence Ferlinghetti in front of City Lights Bookshop, San Francisco, 1955
2 3/4 x 4 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1955

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky, Tangier, 1957
2 1/2 x 3 5/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1957

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky and Jack Kerouac, Tangier, 1957
2 1/2 x 3 5/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1957

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Jack Kerouac, Tangier, 1957
2 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1957

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs, Tangier, 1957
2 1/2 x 3 5/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1957

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Neal Cassady, c.1945
2 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1945

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Herbert Huncke, 1950's
2 1/4 x 1 3/4 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1950's

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky, 1962
3 1/8 x 5 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1962

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Gary Snyder, Japan, 1963
2 7/8 x 4 1/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1963

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Rebecca Ginsberg, my paternal grandmother, Paterson, New Jersey, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky with our first car 'The Hearse,' San Francisco, 1955
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Allen Ginsberg at the Sea of Japan, 1963
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Neal Cassady and Natalie Jackson conscious of their roles in Eternity, Market Street, San Francisco, 1955
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

View out my kitchen window, 1984
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Heroic portrait of Jack Kerouac with Railroad Brakeman's manual in pocket, fire escape, New York, 1953
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs at bookshelf-window on fire escape, 206 East 7th Street, New York, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Neal Cassady with cigarette beside salesman surveying used cars, North Beach, San Francisco, 1955
14 x 11 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Robert Frank, 1993
14 x 11 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Self-Portrait on my seventieth birthday, 1996
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Timothy Leary and Ken Kesey first meeting at Milbrook, NY in Ken Kesey's Merry Prankster bus, 1964
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William Burroughs & Jack Karouac in mortal combat with snaky Moroccan dagger and broomstick club on my couch, 206 East 7th Street, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Eager Karouac, East 7th Street, New York, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs looking at one of half-dozen or more plywood cut-out silhouettes, Lawrence, Kansas, 1992
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Dreaming out the window, eat my gruel, 1988
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Gregory Corso, Paul Bowles and william S. Burroughs, Tangier, 1961
16 x 20 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Sandro Chia with rifle in his studio-apartment, New York, 1985
20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Rare glimpse of storyteller Herbert E. Huncke, then strung out in his room, Hotel Elite 1953
12 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Jack Kerouac visiting Allen Ginsberg's apartment, 704 East 5th Street, for the last time, 1964
|20 x 16 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William Burroughs acting the Andre Gidian sophisticate lecturing at country bumpkin Thomas Wolfian American youth Jack Kerouac listening deadpan earnestly to ‘the most intelligent man in America.’ My apartment, 206 East 7th Street, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Richard Avedon in his studio, 1984
14 x 11 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Potrait Snapshot by W.S. Burroughs, Kodak Retina, my apartment roof East 7th Street, we edited 'Yage Letters', 1953
14 x 11 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Anne Waldman, Orator, Poet, 1985
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky and Jack Kerouac squinting in morning sunlight, William Burroughs prone in army jacket, Tangier, 1957
16 x 20 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Peter Orlovsky, c.1955
7 3/4 x 1 1/2 inches
Gelatin silver photo booth strip; printed c.1955-56

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Robert Frank photographing Allen Ginsberg for 'Collected Poems', 1984
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Bob Donlin, Neal Cassady, Allen Ginsberg, Robert La Vigne and Lawrence Ferlinghetti in front of City Lights Bookshop, San Francisco, 1955
8 x 10 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Bob Dylan, 1991
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Allen Ginsberg, in front of Agra Taj Mahal, India, 1962
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs hanging Alan Ansen after Naked Lunch "Blue Movie" scenario, upper balcony Villa Mouneria overlooking Tangier Bay, Morocco., 1961
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Paul Bowles preparing mint tea, Marrakesh, Morocco, 1961
8 x 10 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Berenice Abbott, New York City, 1985
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Lou Reed, New York City, 1984
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Jack Kerouac passing statue of Samuel Cox, Tompkins Square Park, New York City, 1953
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

William S. Burroughs fixing typescript of, Fall 1953
16 x 20 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Front room 1010 Montgomery Street where I lived with Peter Orlovsky, San Francisco, 1955
11 x 14 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Allen Ginsberg: Vintage Photo Booth Strips 2011 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Allen Ginsberg photographing unidentified man, c.1961
3 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed c.1961