Friday, December 4th, 2020

Paris Night & Day at the Taft Museum Oct.3-Jan 11


Masterworks of Photography from Atget to Man Ray

October 3, 2014–January 11, 2015
Fifth Third Gallery

All works are from the collection of Michael Mattis and Judith Hochberg.
This exhibition was organized by art2art Circulating Exhibitions.

Man Ray, Portrait of Dora Maar, 1936, photograph. Collection of Michael Mattis and Judith Hochbert

Some of the greatest names in photographic history appear in
Paris Night & Day. This exhibition features vintage prints by French nationals and international photographers who worked in Paris, including Eugène Atget, Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Brassaï, Ilse Bing, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bill Brandt, André Kertész, and Man Ray. The exhibit comprises works ranging from the lingering realist perspective of the late 19th century, through modernist experiments in the early 20th, to the startling world of Surrealist photography in the 1930s. Lovers of photography will delight in the many iconic images to be seen.

Sponsor : 

Digi and Mike Schueler

Florence and Ron Koetters


Exhibition Support Generously Provided By :

Ellen and George Rieveschl Endowment


Details of This Past Event
Date: November 30, 2014
Location: Taft Museum of Art

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