Paris: Portrait of a City


Paris – the capital of love and photography:

 Paris, Portrait of a City leads us through what Goethe described as a “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”.  The history of Paris is recounted in photographs ranging from Daguerre’s early incunabula to the most recent images – an almost complete record of over a century and a half of [Read more…]

Parisian Photography at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Parisian Photography Exhibit at the Met - on

Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
January 29–May 4, 2014

Widely acknowledged as one of the most talented photographers of the 19th century, Charles Marville (French, 1813–1879) was commissioned by the city of Paris to document both the picturesque, medieval streets of old Paris and [Read more…]