untitled and unsung

photographs &etc
"My nine copies have to go to a set of relatives who are waiting anxiously to condemn the book until they get a free copy."
Flannery O’Connor, referring to the just-published “Wise Blood” in a 1952 letter to Robert Giroux
— 5 hours ago
"the more beautiful the art, the more it is essentially the work of people who *feel themselves wrong*;—­who are striving for the fulfilment of a law, and the grasp of a loveliness, which they have not yet attained, which they feel even farther and farther from attaining the more they strive for it."
Ruskin
— 4 days ago with 4 notes
monticello, illinois

monticello, illinois

— 6 days ago with 16 notes
smithyphoto:

Helper, Utah, 7-29-14.

amen

smithyphoto:

Helper, Utah, 7-29-14.

amen

— 2 weeks ago with 40 notes
an astounding book and a fitting final gesture from a great great man

an astounding book and a fitting final gesture from a great great man

— 2 weeks ago with 12 notes