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Robert Doisneau

Chez Gegene, Quai de Polangis, Joinville-le-Pont (La Mariée), 1946/1970s

Silver print unmounted
9 1/4 × 7 3/16 in
23.5 × 18.3 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$4,500
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With negative number (12882) in pencil in photographer's hand.

With negative number (12882) in pencil in photographer's hand.

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With photographer's and Rapho stamps on verso.
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Robert Doisneau
French, 1912–1994
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Perhaps best for his famous 1950 image of a couple kissing on the streets of Paris—Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall)—Robert Doisneau, along with Henri Cartier-Bresson, was a pioneer of photojournalism. Doisneau captured unassuming images of street life around Paris, as well as working on prestigious advertising and photojournalism campaigns. “The marvels of daily life are so exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street,” he once said. Recruited as both a soldier and photographer for the French resistance at the outbreak of the Second World War, Doisneau also produced images of France in wartime.

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With negative number (12882) in pencil in photographer's hand.

With negative number (12882) in pencil in photographer's hand.

Signature
With photographer's and Rapho stamps on verso.
Price ranges of small photographs by Robert Doisneau
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Robert Doisneau
French, 1912–1994
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Perhaps best for his famous 1950 image of a couple kissing on the streets of Paris—Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall)—Robert Doisneau, along with Henri Cartier-Bresson, was a pioneer of photojournalism. Doisneau captured unassuming images of street life around Paris, as well as working on prestigious advertising and photojournalism campaigns. “The marvels of daily life are so exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street,” he once said. Recruited as both a soldier and photographer for the French resistance at the outbreak of the Second World War, Doisneau also produced images of France in wartime.

Robert Doisneau

Chez Gegene, Quai de Polangis, Joinville-le-Pont (La Mariée), 1946/1970s

Silver print unmounted
9 1/4 × 7 3/16 in
23.5 × 18.3 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$4,500
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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