09 décembre 2016

Exhibition at Martin Gropius Bau honors Robert Doisneau

Robert Doisneau, Le Baiser de l’Hôtel de Ville Paris, 1950. © Atelier Robert Doisneau, 2016. BERLIN.- Very few photographers have become famous through a single picture. “Le Baiser de l'Hôtel de Ville” (The Kiss by the Hôtel de Ville) is such a picture, which Robert Doisneau (1912–1994) took in March 1950 in front of a Parisian street café in the Rue de Rivoli. The image of the couple kissing was a work commissioned by LIFE magazine. Although it was staged, it contains an entire story: It became the symbol of Paris as the... [Lire la suite]

09 juillet 2015

Costume Institute's fall exhibition to focus on fashion icon Jacqueline de Ribes

Jacqueline de Ribes in her own design, 1986. Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photograph by Francesco Scavullo, The Francesco Scavullo Foundation and The Estate of Francesco Scavullo. NEW YORK, NY.- The Costume Institute’s Fall 2015 exhibition, Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style, will focus on the internationally renowned style icon Countess Jacqueline de Ribes, whose originality and elegance established her as one of the most celebrated fashion personas of the 20th century. The exhibition will be on view... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2009

Robert Doisneau (1912-1994), Portraits de Jacques Tati, Colette, Willy Ronis et Pierre Jahan

Robert Doisneau (1912-1994) Jacques Tati et sa bicyclette, 1949 Épreuve gélatino-argentique d'époque. Cachet du photographe et mention à la mine de plomb au dos. 30 x 23,5 cm. Rarissime tirage d'époque (vintage). Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 € Robert Doisneau (1912-1994) Colette et sa collection de sulfures, 1950 Épreuve gélatino-argentique. Tirage de 1988. Signée à l'encre à droite en dessous de l'image. Image : 24 x 20,5 cm. 30,5 x 23,9 cm avec marges. Estimation : 1 500 / 1 800 € Robert Doisneau (1912-1994)... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2009

Sept photos de Picasso par Inge Morath, Alexander Liberman, André Villers, Robert Doisneau et Edward Quinn

Robert Doisneau (1912-1994) Les petits pains de Picasso, 1952. (186) Tirage argentique postérieur. Tampon Doisneau-Rapho au verso. 24 x 17,7 cm avec les marges. Estimation : 400 / 600 € Bibliographie : Jean-Claude Gautrand, Robert Doisneau 1912-1994, Taschen, Paris, 2003, p. 144 . André Villers (né en 1930). Pablo Picasso avec le revolver et le chapeau offert par Gary Cooper. Cannes, 1959. Tirage argentique (c. 1980), signé dans la marge inférieure à droite. Titre, date, signature et annotations manuscrites... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2009

'April in Paris' Photographs Sale @ Artnet

Brassai, A Portfolio of Ten gelatin silver prints mounted on board, and printed in 1973. NEW YORK, NY.- artnet Online Auctions is featuring April in Paris, a special sale of 100 photographs by 50 renowned artists including Brassaï, Robert Doisneau, André Kertész and Willy Ronis through April 30. Modern Masters Leading the sale is a collection of photographs by modern masters including Eugène Atget, Brassaï, André Kertész, Germaine Krull, and Man Ray. Among the highlights is a complete portfolio of 10 classic images of... [Lire la suite]