Presentation House Gallery
The Polygon Gallery
333 Chesterfield Avenue
North Vancouver, BC V7M 3G9

Jazz: William Claxton

William Claxton is infamous for his extraordinary photographs of the international jazz scene during the 1950’s and early 60’s. He befriended and took portraits of all the Jazz greats including Billie Holiday, Ray Charles, Duke Ellington, Chet Baker, Charlie Parker and many others.

Vintage record jackets and taped jazz, courtesy Eric Metcalfe.
Accompanied by a book by Twelvetrees Press, Los Angeles.

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