Mendlowitz, Benjamin

Benjamin Mendlowitz photographs, 1979–1989.
5 flat boxes (1.25 linear feet).
About Benjamin Mendlowitz

Benjamin Mendlowitz is a marine photographer. His pictures have appeared in many magazines, including Nautical Quarterly, Sail, WoodenBoat, Yachting, and Connoisseur, and in his Calendar of Wooden Boats. He lives in Brooklin, Maine.

About the collection

A collection of approximately 60 photographic prints of wooden boats by Benjamin Mendlowitz. Subjects range from sailing canoes and other smaller craft to traditional sailing yachts, schooners and power cruisers. Vessels include Annie, Aida, and Twilight. Also includes approximately 150 duplicate slides of the photographic prints and other images by Mendlowitz. The prints were displayed in an exhibition at the Philadelphia Maritime Museum (now the Independence Seaport Museum) in 1988. Some of the photographs appear in the published volume Wood, Water & Light: Classic Wooden Boats, 1988.

Subjects
  • Wooden boats–Pictorial works
Types of material
  • Photographs
  • Slides (photographs)
Reference files
  • Wooden Boats
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