Context is provided for Man Ray’s famous photo of Kiki de Montparnasse’s nude torso illuminated by the light going through a window covered in rain.
☛ Comment on s’enrhume à Paris by Jean-Jacques Sempé, series of 12 illustrated panels (one for each month of the year), month of November, 16×23 cm, 1961. Source for the hi-res reproduction depicted above: Ma galerie à Paris, where one can browse all twelve panels produced that year. This illustration was commissioned in 1961 by […]
☛ Mary Ellen Mark: “Francis Ford Coppola sheltering himself from the rain” on the set of Apocalypse Now, Pagsanjan, Philippines, 1976 (100C-076-06A). Image source. © 2011 Mary Ellen Mark Mary Ellen Mark has achieved worldwide visibility through her numerous books, exhibitions and editorial magazine work. She is a contributing photographer to The New Yorker and […]