Loose Photos (Oversized)Return to Visual Media
The Loose Photo Series came in part from the original PBPF photo collection – photos which for unknown reasons were not included in the original binders – and in part from other sources. These photos are organized into seven size categories. There are three additional categories: "Clips" (for portraits taken from pamphlets and other clippings), "A Wanderer in Angkor" (a photo album put together by PB from his trip to Angkor, which we have preserved in its original form), and "Oversized Negatives and Slides." Due to their size, these negatives have been kept within this group. The remaining negatives corresponding to the Loose Photo Series were incorporated into the PBPF Negatives group.
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Photograph of Anthony Damiani, color. (Possibly Middlebury, Vermont in October 1984, with Michael Eisman)
Headshot photograph of Charlie Chaplin signed: "To Paul. From, Charlie. Beverly Hills Cal. USA" with "Autrey Hollywood" as a photographer's insignia. B&W. In series with: PA3-055.
Portrait Photograph of a sketch of Dr. Ottoman Zar Hanish, with a signature on the front. B&W (Annotated: "Dr. Ottoman Zar Hanish")
Photograph of the entrance to the Heggere Temple in Mysore, B&W. Annotated: "Heggere Temple, Mysore"
Portrait illustration of Ishanya Swamigal, captioned: "ISHANYA SWAMIGAL: of Tiruvannamalai, South India. He lived in the 18th Century. During his periods of deep meditation people observed that a couple of tigers often visited him and behaved respectfully to him," B&W
Photograph, annotated: "Jumma Masjid at Seringapatam - view," B&W. In series with: PA5-205.
Trimmed photograph the Maharaja of Mysore, with dogs and another person, with Mount Vesuvius smoking in the background. B&W, annotated: "at Mt Vesuvius"
Framed portrait photograph of a man with downturned eyes, annotated: "Bhagwandas," B&W
Print of the Mandala of Kalachakra, with a drawing of buildings and bicycles on the back and a quote: "MY HEART SOARS LIKE A BIRD THAT YOU ARE WITH US AMONG THESE TREES. LIZ". Ink on paper.
Photograph, annotated: "Photo by E.A.A.F. View of the Pyramids with Misr Airwork Airplane flying over the region," "A Search in Secret Egypt Frontispiece," and "Acknowledgment by special authorisatio of H.E. The Minister of War and Marine of Egypt," B&W
Photograph of Prince Amrawala of Bagasra, annotated: "With respects from Amrawala. Bagasra. Kathiawar, 21-5-37," B&W
Panoramic Photo-reproduction of the "Restauration Du Hièron D'Esculape," by Virginia & Nicholas Tombazi, of Psychico Athens. B&W
Portrait photograph of Sathya Sai Baba in front of seven-headed snake statue, color
Photograph of a sculpture of Swami Satchidananda by Erna Rose King, "'WORLDLY SAGE' Height: 18" Antique Bronze Finish by Erna Rose King; This work is a reduced version of the original life-size sculpture by the same artist," B&W
Photograph taken in the Villa of the Mysteries of one of the frescos featuring a seated woman, color
Facsimile of a hand-drawn sketch of PB, B&W.
Photograph, annotated: "Statue of Gommatesvara, 57 feet high, at Sravana-Belgola, Mysore State," in scaffolding, B&W.
Photograph, annotated: "Statue of Sri Shakaracharya, Sringeri Monestary," B&W.
Close-up photograph of Tahra Bey's eyes, stamped: "Manoug Beyrouth," and "Dr. Tahra Bey, Hadeth Lebanon," B&W
Photograph, annotated: "Tempe - Portrait of Chela," B&W
Photograph, annotated: "Temple at Somnathpur, Mysore," B&W. In series with: PA5-171.
Photograph, annotated: "Pyramids of Giza," "The Great Pyramid and the…," "complete Pyramid + Sky," and "Great Pyramid," semi-color
Aerial photograph of the Great Sphinx of Giza and other nearby buildings, B&W
Portrait photograph, annotated: "The Supreme Monk of Siam," B&W. In series with: PA1-100.
Photograph, annotated: "Viranarayana Temple at Belavadi - Front View," B&W.
Oval portrait photograph of William Quan Judge, one of the founders of the original Theosophical Society, B&W