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Brassaï

by Brassaï, 1899-1984.

Format: Print Book 2018
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Braddock Carnegie Library Non Fiction ART BRA
Location  Braddock Carnegie Library
 
Collection  Non Fiction
 
Call Number  ART BRA
 
 
Summary

Brassaï (1899-1984) was a key member of a group of European and North American photographers who, over the course of the 20th century, managed to redefine the identity and enrich the potential of photography as an artistic medium.

The main theme of his work was Paris, the subject matter for some of his most significant and renowned images. He captured vibrant images of the daily life of the city, especially the vitality of its night-time atmosphere, in a vivid expression of the powerful artistic dimension of his perspective. The evocative capacity of his images achieved unquestionable recognition that spread from artistic photography circles to the tourist industry and the commercial photography circuit.

Additional Information
Subjects Brassaï, -- 1899-1984 -- Exhibitions.
Publisher Madrid :2018
Contributors Galassi, Peter, contributor.
Fundación Mapfre, host institution.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, host institution.
Language English
Notes Catalog of an exhibition at Fundación MAPFRE Barcelona, Casa Garriga Nogués from February 20-May 13, 2018; Fundación MAPFRE Madrid, Sala Recoletos from May 31-September 2, 2018; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art from November 17, 2018-February 17, 2019.
Description 363 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-357) and index.
ISBN 8498446449
9788498446449
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