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Robert Doisneau: Photographing the soul of romantic Paris

— July 2015

Article read level: Art lover

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2014 Atelier Robert Doisneau, Paris,  Black and White Coffee Joinville-le-Pont, 1948

‘This magisterial volume showcases a timeless and fitting tribute to one of photography’s greatest of the great’ says Roy Clark

Robert Doisneau by Jean-Claude Gautrand

Robert Doisneau’s photograph Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (The Kiss by the Hôtel de Ville) is one of the most famous and instantly recognizable photographs of the 20th century. This and other celebrated Doisneau images, many scarcely less familiar, continue to adorn posters, greetings cards, book jackets, album covers and countless other...

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