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UNFORGOTTEN | By Kees de Jong

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This is the story of a son who discovered a number of boxes of old negatives in his parents' attic.

Thousands of original photos of the largest stars that roamed the planet.

Many of these photos have never been seen before. Not only because they have been in boxes for the past 30 years, but also because all images of the negatives have never been viewed before.

 

Rare and unique photos from international artists such as: Bruce Springsteen , The Jackson 5Leonard Cohen, Janis Joplin , The Police , Diana Ross , Santana and Earth Wind & Fire but also by many Dutch artists such as: Herman Brood , Henny Vrienten and Golden Earring.

 

Kees de Jong is a Dutch photographer (born September 6, 1941) who started his career creating album covers for music artists. He created a number of close friendships with national and international artists, both behind and in front of the lens.

He took thousands of photos in different settings. Backstage and onstage during concerts or television performances, recording sessions in the studio, but also casual photos of artists who were themselves.

After his photography career , he worked for record company Sony Music (previously Artone and CBS) in their artist relations and promotional activities.

 

In early 2017, his son Mick de Jong started digitizing the original negatives and slides that were collecting dust without anyone knowing about their existence.

Where necessary, dust and any damage were retouched to restore the negatives to their former glory.

 

He wanted to share these unique photos with music lovers all over the world.

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Buy a print ?

To make a purchase, simply reach out to me via email at: mickdejong.photos@gmail.com  

Specify your preferences, such as the desired size and whether you prefer your print with or without a frame.

Option 1

Unframed Prints

  • Limited edition print on FineArt paper

  • Unframed print comes with a white border

  • Includes a Certificate of Authenticity

Prices start from: € 250 (ex VAT) | without frame

Option 2 - XL Size

It's also possible to choose a big XL size.

Not only will XL prints add a touch of originality to your workspace, but they also come with the added benefit of acoustic improvement, helping to reduce noise and create a more pleasant environment for meetings and conversations.

 

Crafted from lightweight aluminum, XL prints are both easy to assemble and easy to install, with the option to fix them to the wall or suspend them via steel cables from the ceiling.

Prices start from € 425 (ex VAT).

Making XL prints an affordable and stylish solution for businesses of all sizes.

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Shipping

  • Estimated delivery time from the order:

  • Netherlands | 10 days

  • Europe, USA, Australia and Japan | 10 - 15 days

  • Free shipping WorldWide

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All credit cards accepted

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