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Published in [ 1963] .
Written in English

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SeriesThe Museum of Modern Art Bulletin -- vol. XXX, no. 1
LC ClassificationsMLCM 81/0619
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23140553M
LC Control Number80136981

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Comment: Hardcover book 93 pages, work of photographer Jacques-Henri Lartigue. Essay at the beginning of the book, then black and white photos. Book looks little used. Cover has small stains here and there, and scratches you can see in the light/5(4). Jacques-Henri Lartigue took his first pictures in the year , at the age of six. He was considered a child prodigy and had produced incredible images of his family and friends by the time he was twelve/5. Jacques-Henri Lartigue () is a central figure of importance in the history of photography. "An amateur graced with genius for forms", at the age of 12 he was already producing photographs capturing the carefree antics of his eccentric family and ality: France. Jacques-Henri Lartigue, in full Jacques-Henri-Charles-Auguste Lartigue, (born J , Courbevoie, near Paris, France—died Septem , Nice), French photographer and painter noted for the spontaneous joyful photographs he took, beginning in his boyhood and continuing throughout his life.. Born into a prosperous French family, Lartigue was given at age seven a large .

Jacques Henri Lartigue was unknown as a photographer until , when, at 69 years old, his work was shown for the first time in a solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. That same year, a picture spread published in Life magazine in an issue on John Fitzgerald Kennedy’s death also introduced Lartigue’s work to a wide public. the photographs ot JACQUES HENRI LARTIGUE It is easier for an old photograph to be interesting than it is for a new one. To show clearly the life of our own time and place demands acute percep tion, for our eyes grow accustomed to the every day miracles. But it would seem that the pictures. Get this from a library! The photographs of Jacques Henri Lartigue.. [Jacques-Henri Lartigue; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)]. Lartigue, Jacques-Henri, Photographs of Jacques Henri Lartigue. New York: Museum of Modern Art, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

  When I was growing up, my father [the gallerist Michael Hoppen] would often refer to Jacques Henri Lartigue as his Desert Island Photographer; looking through his photographs always made him so happy, as they are all about joy. It’s a feeling that I have always shared, since a Lartigue photograph can only make you : Daisy Hoppen. This exhibition focuses on the s, the years of Lartigue’s marriage to Madeleine Messager, known as Bibi -Lartigue’s first wife and mother of his only child, Dani. Despite his talent as a photographer from a very young age, Jacques Henri Lartigue was discovered in the United States in , at the age of Jacques-Henri Lartigue: Photographs (Aperture History of Photography Series; 5) by Lartique and Jacques-Henri Lartigue | 1 Jan out of 5 stars 4. Lartigue, Jacques-Henri French, Jacques Henri Lartigue (J - Septem ) was a French photographer and painter. Born in Courbevoie (a city outside of Paris), he is most famous for his stunning photos of automobile races, planes and fashionable Parisian women from the turn of the century.