Don Whitman (1917-1998), American
TWO WESTERN PHOTOGRAPHY GUILD MALE NUDE BEEFCAKES: JIM (DEMETRIOS) DARDANIS (POISED IN THE GRASS); SHERMAN ALSOP IN A COLORADO ROCKY LANDSCAPE
Two gelatin silver prints; each with blue studio stamps “Don Whitman’s / Western Photography Guild/ Denver, Co”, each titled with the model's name and each numbered 14-6 and 40-1 respectively in black ink verso
Sheets 14 ins x 11 ins; 35.6 cms x 27.9 cms
The Western Photography Guild was established in 1947 by photographer Don Whitman.
Whitman's photography was notable for its use of Colorado's mountain landscape as a backdrop to his muscular studies.