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Collect Rare Very Limited Edition Historic Fine Art Photography Prints (1973-) from a New Modern Master

 

Collect the ART from LIFE Folios-an Historic Anthology of Signs,Symbols and Expressionism Investment

...an Unprecedented and proven "photo realism" Art INVESTMENT (1973-) a preservation of lost Art and Culture-Images that are "gone forever!" from American culture!
 
  • from an Art COLLECTOR:

"the genius of this contemporary art collection is the Artists transformation of universal symbolism to create extraordinary vintage art from life, very collectible"-Collector,Toronto, Canada,1999

Based upon WORLDWIDE SALES at Galleries and Auctions,the Collection imagery is now listed in leading Art collector resource,ARTPRICE:Artist:Billy Tucker

  • from an Art INVESTOR:"the fact that all these images are gone forever from culture make this a rarity that will surely increase dramatically in value!"-Curator,Corporate Collection,New York
  • NOTE:Each FOLIO is very limited,signed and numbered edition of ONLY 25 archival prints-then the Originals are destroyed!



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    1973-79:The Black & White Period-Highly Collectible Limited Editions

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    PEOPLE LIVE HERE, Tuckers First Image,1973, London, England.

    • Very LIMITED Edition of ONLY 25 prints of this very Collectible Image!
    • "Signed" and Numbered Silver Gelatin, Archival Prints: 16 x 20

    IMPORTANT: Click here to  viewBlack and White Period FOLIO.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/signsofthetimes/sets/72157619111697300/   


    Like this Iconic Image-All Images in the Collection are GONE FOREVER!

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    Join the Klu Klux Klan, Billboard,1979 Fayetteville, NC.

    Part of very limited edition FOLIO of ONLY 25 "signed"&U numbered Silver Gelatin Prints!

    • Like this iconic sign,the Collection has "preserved" many images long-gone from American life and culture
    • The BLACK and WHITE Period (1973-1979) FOLIOS  are especially valuable and collected.


    Historic Documentary Collection by New Modern Master

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    STOP Man, New Orleans, La, 1974.

     From the highly "collectible" 1973-79-the Black and White Period FOLIO.

    • This fleeting "slice of life" iconic image,establishes Tucker's genius to "capture and preserve" the moment
    • Establishing him as a "collectible" Master Documentary photographer.


    Tucker's genius rests in his ability to create ART from LIfe-1973-79

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    Called Batter UP, Washington DC, 1975

    • Tuckers gift and photography "genius" is his ability to create "art from life"
    • This iconic image from the Black and White Period 1973-79 FOLIO.

     


    Very Limited Editon Folios of ONLY 25 or 50 Prints

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    Window Undressing, New Orleans,1976.

    • The Black and White Period -very limited editon FOLIOS (1973 to 1979) are RARE and very "collectible"
    • Tucker's genius is to "capture the moment" in a fleeting photo exposure oike other Modern Masters.


    an Unprecedented Photo Realism Collection

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    Letter "A" Still Life, New Orleans,1974

    • A valuable Folio is Tucker's "alphabet series":1973-1979
    • Very limited edition of "signed" and numbered Gelatin prints


    Collection Prints-Very Limited Edition Signed and Numbered FOLIOS

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    White Church Still Life,Bradenton, Fla 2010

    • Like any master fine art photo artist,Tucker's imagery includes a limited,"white" series Folio.


    Tuckers Genius rests in his ability to capture the moment

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    PREACHER Man, New Orleans, 1975

    In the 1970's, Tucker travelled throughout the South documenting life and symbols

    • ALL images long gone from American life and culture!


    Tucker's Documents Art from Life in the styles of the Great Masters

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    The EYES, Unknown, 1979

    • Tuckers genius is the Collection reflects the styles of great artist and painters like: Rauchenberg,Jasper Johns, Warhol,Picasso


    CUBISM and Abstract Art

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    Ode to Cubism,NYC,1984.

    • Part of the the Collections' appeal is that it reflects many artistic styles
    • like this "cubistic" montage of tile from New York City,1984


    The BLUE Period Folio 1999

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    • In 1999,Tucker produced a collection of "BLUE color" images
    • Available in very limited signed and numbered edition FOLIO.


    STILL LIFE and MACRO Folios: 1973-

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    Coca Cola,Tin Sign, Texas, 1987

    • Tucker imagery turns an ordinary sign into extradinary 'still lfe" art work


    the RED Period Folio 1973-

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    RED Relief, Still Life, Alabama, 2009

    • Tuckers presents a unique "photo realism" styles like Jasper Johns and Rauchenberg.


    the STILL LIFE CLOSE UP Folio 1973-

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    Cadillac Dealership Ad, Close Up, Alabama,2009

    • "the genius of the Collection is to create the mundane into extraordinary vintage art"


    Link to Worldwide Gallery at ART INFO

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    • See the New Online Gallery from Leading Artist Collection website:ART INO (www.ArtINFO.com)


    A Collection of Artistic Fine Art Styles

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    • Modern Master "photo realism" imagery in the artistic style of:
    • Chagall
    • Matisse
    • Rauchenberg and more....


    from the POP Art FOLIO 1973-

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    Pop Art,Glen Echo Park,Wash DC.1986

    • A strength of the Collection is the "reflection" of so many artistic styles
    • Tucker talents include his unique ability to present so many different artistic styles.


    Top STREET ART & GRAFFITI Collection

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    SNAFU, New York City, 1987

    The Collection has "preserved" (29 years):

    • Graffiti
    • Neon
    • Street Art
    • Urban Art!


    Tucker is an Established Documentary Photo Journalist

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    The Blind- New Orleans,La.1984 

    •  Chosen by Susan Kismarik,MOMA,NYC, as a national award winner,2009
    • Tucker is a proven photo documentary photo jourmnalist!


    Top Collection of NEON

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    FANTASY Motel Abstract, Miami, 2009

     TOP Collections of :

    • Neon
    • Graffiti
    • Street & Urban art
    • Corporate culture

     


    A True Photo Journalist Master

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    Sunday Morning Church Ladies, Atlanta, Georgia,1984

    Tucker has the gift of "capturing the moment" equal to any Collectible  photo journalist and documentary photographer:



    • Bourke-White
    • Cartier Bresson
    • Diane Arbus
    • Walker Evans
    • Dorothea Lange
    • Weegee

    SEE the limited edition Documentary Collection atwww.Flickr.com/Signsofthetimes


    A GENIUS of ART from LIFE

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    FishNet Phone-NYC, 1995

    • Tucker captures a fleeting street scene in New York City
    • Collection reflects MANY artistic styles by ONE artist!
    • Pop art,
    • Modernism
    • Impressionsim
    • Cubism.


    the Collection is a Perservation of Life and Culure-Gone Forever!

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    Night Phones, New York City,1983

    • a Modern Master of Light and Exposure!


    A Modern MASTER of DESIGN and and IMAGERY

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    SPEAKING Chinese, Unknown, 1998

    • Tuckers genius is the ability to combine art design and a rare documentary style!


    Ode to Walker Evans,Unknown,USA,1980

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    Homage to Walker Evans,2009. Hale County Alabama.

    • In the summer of 2009,Tucker retraced Walker Evans 1932 WPA Pulitizer Prize-winning photo documentary In Praise of Famous Men.
    • The Collection contains images from that trip,including this old Coca Cola sign.
    • This "close up" image demonstrates an Abstract-art type style and fine "art" from the mundane


    Lost Images of American Life & Culture

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    American Flag Still Life, Bradenton,Fla,2009

    • The Collection has preserved American life,folkart & culture
    • Most of the Collection imagery are "gone forever" 


    the ART from Life Collection:1973-

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    GLEE, Selma, Alabama, 2009

    • Vintage Americana folk art from a New Modern Master


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    the Genius of Capturing the Moment

    Help My Son,Wash,DC 1989.

    • Tucker's photo realism genius includes photo journalism & documentary photography such as "capturing" the decisive moment.


    The BOOGIE MAN, New Orleans, La.

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    Scary Man, New Orleans, 1977

    • Top Collection of Graffiti,Street and Urban art-long gone from American culture
    • This haunting image is one of the "most viewed" on our website

     


    STOP on RED,California,2011

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    Preservation of FOLKART Gone Forever from American Life and Culture

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    Home of the Iron Critter,Route 17, Florida 1994

    • The Collection has preserved many artifacts,expressive art,FOLKART like this handmade ad Sign
    • Imagery long gone from American life and culture!


    ART, Tulsa, Oklahoma,2011

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    Historic Corporate Icons,Logos & Billboards

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    Mr. Peanut. Pennsylvanuia,1981

    • Tucker captured many long-lost Corporate icons,logos and billboard advertising
    • Including: Coca Cola,Mr.Peanut,Red Bull Tobacco,Burma Shave,Standard Oil & more.


    Ode to Vietnam, Washington, DC

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    Vietnam Memorial, Wash, DC.1984

    • None of Mr. Tucker's photos are ever "staged" - his genius captures the moment as any "Modern Master"
    • His remarkable talent is to anticipate and preserve the moment 
    • Art from life and symbols like the works of Mater photographers:Dorothea Lange,Cartier-Bresson,Bourke-White,Walker Evans,Friedlander.


    Slave Trail,Unknown,North Carolina

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    SlaveTrail- Free at Last, North Carolina,1987.

    • The Collection preserves America's past with many RARE images of social commentary and expressionism like this amazing image-gone forever!


    DRIVE In, Scranton, Pa.

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    Lost Drive In, 1987 The Old Comerford Drive In, Scanton, Pa.

    • Tucker's imageery have preserved many American Institutions and icons
    • 95% of his images are "gone forever" from American Life & Culture!


    Junk Mail,Unknown,Tennessee, 1988

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    Junk Mail,Kentucky 1987.

    • The Collection is humorous and entertaining.Tucker travelled to many rural areas documenting both urban and rural signage and ways of life.
    • "When words fail us,signs such as Junk Mail express life's simpliest forms of humor and expressionism."- Will Tucker


    The Premier Collections of Neon,Street & Urban Art

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    The "S" Texas,1988

    • an Unprecedented Collection of  Neon- graffiti,Street and Urban art.


    a Preservation of American and Lost American FOLKART

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    Indian Tobacco-Neon Sign from Route 66,Arizona,1997

    • these Images from olde Route 66 are gone forever and very collectible!


    BULL Durham, Tennessee

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    Bull Durham Barn Sign, Victoria Texas, 1998

    • Many Corporate ads,logos,icons,billboards in the Collection
    • Reflecting a "collectible"  Abstract painting style.


    The Collection Preserves the Historic Art of Life and Culture

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    ART From LIFE Collection is an unprecedented "photo realism" ANTHOLOGY  preserving the universal language of "signs and symbol" Expressionism in an unprecedented,fine art photography ollection  from 1973-

    • America Expressionism
    • the Black and White Period 1973-79
    • Consumer and Corporate Culture
    • Vintage FolkArt
    • Still Life
    • Neon
    • Abstracts
    • Pop Art/Modernism
    • Graffiti
    • Street and Urban art 

    The Collection is an invaluable documentary, 29 years and in 43 states,-99% of the images are "gone forever" from American life & culture.

    No other "collectible" fine art photography "master" including:

    • Walker Evans
    • Dorothea Lange
    • Dianer Arbus
    • Bourke-White
    • Carter-Bresson
    • Bernice Abbott

     has "captured" and preserved American culture in such a comprehensive body of work.

    •  Tucker has preserved a American corporate & consumer culture that no longer exists!


    Link to the Entertaining Coffee Table Book: Signs of the Times

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    Click here to see Entertaining Coffee Table Book:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7eQJG3OXE6U

    88 pages- 162 Images.


    Enjoy the Entertaining Coffee Table BOOK

     

    Click here to SEE the Book Editon of the Signs of the Times Collection

    www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/723323


    Questions?Click here to talk to the Curator

     

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