Man Ray

Man Ray 1934

Man Ray 1934

Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Van Vechten Collection, reproduction number LC-USZ62-63265 DLC (b&w film copy neg.) Photo: Carl Van Vechten

Man Ray (August 27, 1890 – November 18, 1976), born Emmanuel Radnitzky, was an American artist who spent most of his career in Paris, France. Best known in the art world for his avant-garde photography. He is noted for his photograms, which he renamed “rayographs” after himself.

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  1. Paul

    I saw some original Man Ray work at the British Library a few years back, this was inspirational stuff … made me want to get my camera and dark room out again

  2. I saw some original Man Ray work at the British Library a few years back, this was inspirational stuff … made me want to get my camera and dark room out again
    +1

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