Photographer Ruth Bernhard dies at age 101

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Ruth Bernhard’s “Classic Torso With Hands, 1952.”

“Ruth Bernhard, whose classical black-and-white photographs of the female nude and inanimate objects earned her a place of distinction among 20th-century photographers, died on Monday at her home in San Francisco. She was 101.”

Ruth Bernhard, Photographer, Dies at 101 PHILIP GEFTER, New York Times December 21, 2006

Yale Library books on Ruth Bernhard

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