Bob Newhart at an Emmy rehearsalphoto by Alan Light, 1987

Bob Newhart at an Emmy rehearsal
photo by Alan Light, 1987

Maggie Siff and Katey Sagal photo credit: FX

Maggie Siff and Katey Sagal
photo credit: FX

Yvette Mimieux, c. 1950sphotographer unknown 

Yvette Mimieux, c. 1950s
photographer unknown 

graphic designer Seymour Chwast, c. 1970sphotographer unknown

graphic designer Seymour Chwast, c. 1970s
photographer unknown

When all candles be out, all cats be grey.
John Heywood (1497-1580)
Helena Bonham Carter by Clive Arrowsmith

Helena Bonham Carter by Clive Arrowsmith

Donyale Luna in Sydney, 1967

Donyale Luna in Sydney, 1967

photo by Norman Parkinson

photo by Norman Parkinson

from Cut and Printphoto by Arden Wrayfor WORN Fashion Journal

from Cut and Print
photo by Arden Wray
for WORN Fashion Journal

Lon Chaney and Joan Crawfordin The Unknown(dir. Tod Browning, 1927)

Lon Chaney and Joan Crawford
in The Unknown
(dir. Tod Browning, 1927)

Our culture thrives on black-and-white narratives, clearly defined emotions, easy endings, and so, this thrust into complexity exhausts.
Caroline Knapp
Charlotte Gainsbourg by Kate Barry

Charlotte Gainsbourg by Kate Barry

Laetitia Casta by Peter Lindbergh

Laetitia Casta by Peter Lindbergh

Count Basie and Frank Sinatraphoto by John Dominis, 1965for LIFE Magazine

Count Basie and Frank Sinatra
photo by John Dominis, 1965
for LIFE Magazine

Golshifteh Farahani by Karim Sadli

Golshifteh Farahani by Karim Sadli