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Friday, April 22, 2011

Photographer Profile ~ André Kertész

The Hungarian-born photographer André Kertész met with great success in pre-World War II Paris. Recognized as a pioneer in small-format photography using the newly introduced Leica camera. His work was influential on a subsequent generation of photographers practicing in Paris, including Man Ray, Brassai, Moholy Nagy, Berenice Abbott, and Cartier-Bresson.

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Mondrian's Pipe and Glasses
André KertészPaul Arma’s Hands,(Hungarian-born French composer) Paris, circa 1926-1928.

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André Kertész Self portrait ~ distorsion-no-41-1933









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André Kertész ~  (Vanessa Harwood: Principle Dancer NBC)



















Andre Kertesz, Untitled, Polaroid SX-70


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4 comments:

  1. thanks you,i love kertesz

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    1. You are very welcome! Thanks so much for visiting my blog..

      Cheers
      Anthony

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  2. Hey Anthony,
    Everytime I look up a photographer I seem to land on your blog again! Thanks for these profiles! Great work!

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    1. Hey Tony,
      haha! All roads lead to this blog. Thanks for visiting!

      Cheers!
      Anthony

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