WILLY RONIS

Willy Ronis was born in Paris in 1910 and became a full-time photographer in 1945. He joined Doisneau, Brassaï and others at the Rapho Agency in Paris and sought to bring a lyrical touch to the most ordinary moments of everyday life. Ronis became the first French photographer to work for LIFE Magazine. Curator Edward Steichen exhibited him at the Museum of Modern Art in 1953 in a show called Four French Photographers. Willy Ronis was also part of the famed Family of Man exhibit at Museum of Modern Art in 1955.

WILLY RONIS - Le Petit Parisien, 1952
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Signed in ink recto, titled and dated in pencil verso

16 x 12 inch Silver gelatin print 
20 x 16 inch Silver gelatin print

WILLY RONIS

Le Petit Parisien, 1952
WILLY RONIS - Le Petit Parisien, 1952

WILLY RONIS

Le Petit Parisien, 1952
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Signed in ink recto, titled and dated in pencil verso

16 x 12 inch Silver gelatin print 
20 x 16 inch Silver gelatin print

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