[Ebook] ↠ Love on the Left Bank Author Ed van der Elsken – Thomashillier.co.uk

Love on the Left Bank A Facsimile Edition Of One Of The Classic Photography Books Elsken Focuses On The Left Bank Of Paris In The 1950s A Time When It Was Recognised As A Centre Of Creative Ferment Which Would Determine The Cultural Agenda Of A Generation With Its Unconventional, Gritty, Snapshot Like Technique The Work Has Been Acclaimed As Expanding The Boundaries Of Documentary Photography.

10 thoughts on “Love on the Left Bank

  1. says:

    You can t getboho Paris than this Ed van der Elsken photographed and wrote the narrative of sorts about young love among the Situationists set Great imagery

  2. says:

    A beautiful collection of photos with an amusing, partially fictional storyline told in brief captions I found the story to be unnecessary and occasionally distracting, but it didn t take away from the gorgeous photos and artwork So happy I was able to read such a staple for this medium.

  3. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here For those in the business of education, who stand behind the idea that standardized test are a sure fire measure of ability the world of photography offers one of its elite, Ed van der Elsken as an excellent example of an exception Failing the final exam in his photography correspondence course, the eccentric Dutchman ignored the first volley of disinterest and criticism to his ideas and work and embarked on a globe spanning career which would produce indelible photographs of post WWII life in For those in the business of educ...

  4. says:

    This is a book about the walk on the wild side or the existentialism of youth It is not so much the artistry of the images, nor the somewhat unnecessary storyline that make it compelling, as the general atmosphere of the lives portrayed and the feeling of dangerous carefree existence that marks being young The photos feel staged and fresh and it is constantly surprising to remember that they are from a time long gone and depict real people many with serious issues who took their own live This is a book about the walk on the wild side or the existentialism of youth It i...

  5. says:

    This is one of those photo books where the feeling really jumps out of the pages The intensity and willfulness of youth culture in Europe in the 60s conveyed through high contrast black and white, moody, creative layouts, and semi fiction...

  6. says:

    Hanya memerlukan kurang dari 30 menit untuk menyelesaikan Yaiyalah wong ini buku foto Suka banget sama pemaduan foto dan cerita Di awal sih bilangnya fiksi ya But who knows It feels real tho.

  7. says:

    Beautiful book.Have to admit, it wasabout the faces, than the words, which is out of character for me Great book to have in your collection.

  8. says:

    A book about Paris youth and the Left Bank in the 1950s, La Boheme as Charles Aznavour once sang The BW photographs perfectly capture this era of love and insouciance Stunning.

  9. says:

    Oorspronkelijke titel Een liefdesgeschiedenis in Saint Germain des Pr s 1956 debuut van de Nederlandse fotograaf en cineast van der Elsken.Mooi tijdsdocument.

  10. says:

    Swooooooooooooooooooooon So romantic