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On Portraiture

Ethiopia

 What could be more simple and more complex,
more obvious and more profound than a portrait.
– Charles Baudelaire 

Los Angeles, California, USA

The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and… 318 more words

(Art)Books we love | Astonish Me

Another #artbookfriday with a new really cool art book. Today I have a massive retrospective volume for you about the photography legend Philippe Halsman. When I saw the announcement of this book I knew I needed it. 526 more words

Fashion

“Pour mon travail sérieux, je m’efforce d’atteindre l’essence même des choses et des objectifs qui sont peut-être impossible à réaliser. D’un autre côté, je suis très attiré par toute forme d’humour, et cet aspect puéril de mon caractère m’amène à touts sortes de comportements frivoles”. 69 more words

Paris

PHILIPPE HALSMAN (1906-1979)

Philippe Halsman (Latvian: Filips Halsmans 2 May 1906 – 25 June 1979) was an American portrait photographer. He was born in Riga in the part of the Russian Empire which later became Latvia, and died in New York City. 1,717 more words

Photographers

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Philippe Halsman, Jumpology – Jeu de Paume

PARIS TIPS. Paris is currently filled with very interesting exhibitions. Here’s my list of must go’s

Philippe Halsman – Jeu de Paume… 41 more words

Paris