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Erika Stone

Child Behind Screen Door, Canada, 1956

Erika Stone (b. 1924) studied photography at the New School of Social Research with Berenice Abbott and George Tice.  In the 1940's, Stone was a member of the Photo League and worked as a stringer for both Time and Der Spiegel magazines. Her photographs were widely published in magazines and textbooks around the world. Stone was one of twenty women photographers whose work was published in an anthology Women of Vision in 1982. Her pictures appeared in the US Camera Annuals 1952, 1954, 1955, and 1956. Her work is included in the collections of the Museum of the City of New York, The International Center of Photography, George Eastman House in Rochester, The Portland, Maine Fine Arts Museum, The New York Public Library, and The National Gallery of Ottawa, Canada.