Brassaï : the monograph / edited by Alain Sayag and Annick Lionel-Marie ; with contributions by Jean-Jacques Aillagon ... [et al.]

Author(s): Brassaï, 1899-
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Subjects: Portrait photography--Exhibitions
Paris (France)--In art--Exhibitions
Brassaï, 1899---Exhibitions
Brassaï, 1899-
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, French (translated from), Translation from French
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Published: Boston : Bulfinch Press, c2000
LC Classification: T, TR
Physical Description: 319 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Table of Contents: Preface / Jean-Jacques Aillagon 9
Brassai: The Darkness and the Quarry / Werner Spies 11
The Expression of Authenticity / Alain Sayag 13
Paris after dark, 1932 31
Minotaure, 1933-1939 105
Letting the Eye Be Light / Annick Lionel-Marie 151
'Cahier Jaune' (extracts) / Brassai 167
'The Eye of Paris' / Henry Miller 173
Brassai and Henry Miller / Annick Lionel-Marie 177
Brassai and Henri Michaux / Annick Lionel-Marie 181
Drawings and sculptures, 1946 187
'Brassai', poem / Jacques Prevert 192
Sculptures / Brassai 200
Brassai and Literature / Roger Grenier 207
Transmutations / Brassai 213
Camera in Paris, 1949 221
Preface to Camera in Paris / Brassai 280
Interview With Gilberte Brassai / Annick Lionel-Marie 285
Graffiti, 1960 289
'From Cave Wall to Factory Wall' / Brassai 292
Biography 302
Bibliography 306
Exhibitions 312
List of illustrations 315
Additional Authors: Sayag, Alain
Lionel-Marie, Annick
Aillagon, Jean-Jacques
Centre Georges Pompidou
Notes: LCCN: 00103087
ISBN: 0821226681
Translated from the French by Jane Brenton and Harriet Mason
Published on the occasion of an exhibition held Apr. 19-June 25, 2000 at the Centre Pompidou in Paris
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-311)
OCLC Number: 45077380
ISBN/ISSN: 0821226681