Tag Archives: France

Vote

Vu, “They will vote…” May 8, 1929, (2009.52.43) Unidentified Photographer, [Senator John F. Kennedy giving a campaign speech, Alexandria, Virginia], August 24, 1960 (2013.96.24) ALEXANDRIA, VA., AUG. 24 — CAMPAIGNS IN VIRGINIA — Sen. John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts, Democratic … Continue reading

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The first day of fall

André Kertész, [Vert galant on a fall afternoon, Paris], 1963 (491.1983)   Post by Yvan Sikiaridis, intern, International Center of Photography

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Happy Passover from the Vishniac Archive at ICP

Roman Vishniac, [Jewish refugees from Germany leaving France for Palestine on board the S.S.Providence, Marseille Harbor], April, 1947 Roman Vishniac, [Jewish refugees from Germany leaving France for Palestine on board the S.S.Providence, Marseille Harbor], April, 1947 Happy Passover from the … Continue reading

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Studio Visit: “Little” and “Big” Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell lived and worked in a suburb about an hour from Paris called Vétheuil. The house was a rambling stone structure, not grand but very comfortable. In the back was her studio, a separate traditional, skylit artist’s atelier, down … Continue reading

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Picasso, 1981

Lucien Clergue, Pablo Picasso in his studio “La Californie”, Cannes, 1955 (638.1983a) Lucien Clergue, Picasso and “Le Moustre de Matisse”, an object of the Nouvelle Hebrides, which the French master [Matisse] gave to Don Pablo. It is now part of collection … Continue reading

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Weegee Wednesdays: “Paris is beautiful”

Weegee, [Post card from Weegee in Paris to Wilma Wilcox, in New York City], May 28, 1960, (2009.70.75) Hi Dear… Paris is BEAUTIFULL DID A BIG JOB FOR T.W.A. They are very HAPPY. When do you want to come over? … Continue reading

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Bread – Acquiring

Regards, Notre Pain, May 12, 1938 (2007.18.42) Underwood and Underwood publisher, Baking division of British Commissariat at work in France, 1914-1918 (2011.36.16) Leon Levinstein, Bread Line, Bowery, 1950-1959 (2011.53.37) Leonard Freed, [Man walking with his bike and carrying a baguette … Continue reading

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