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Paris: Portrait of a City

Paris: Portrait of a City

by Jean-Claude Gautrand

Publisher: Taschen America, LLC
ISBN: 9783836502931
Pages: 572
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 15 Mb
Date posting: 2021-04-14


The vivid history of the capital of love and photography A city built on two millennia of history, Paris is entering the third century of its love story with photography. It was on the banks of the Seine that Niepce and Daguerre officially gave birth to this new art that has flourished ever since, developing a distinctive language and becoming a vital tool of knowledge. Paris, Portrait of a City leads us through what Goethe described as “universal city where every step upon a bridge or a square recalls a great past, where a fragment of history is unrolled at the corner of every street.” This history is recounted ...