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December 9, 2012


The Photography of Brassai

Recently I found a fascinating post on the photography of Brassai, who specialized in night-time pictures in Paris in the 1940s . . . it’s really a series of work that reveals a certain time period, but the universal beauty and mystery of his work is also quite arresting.

I’m putting a couple of pictures here in the body of this post, but do check out the commentary over at Ace of Spades.


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“Arresting” is a good description of his images. 

Loved the detail about the cigs over at ACE.

[1] Posted by Timothy Fountain on 12-9-2012 at 05:14 PM · [top]

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