Monday, January 18, 2010

Fernand Fonssagrives

This weeks exhibition is by Fernand Fonssagrives, who is showing a
little selection of his prints at the Michael Hoppen Gallery from 14th January- 6th March 2010.

'The Michael Hoppen gallery is delighted to announce an exhibition of work by one of America’s foremost fashion photographers Fernand Fonssagrives.

Once the highest paid photographers in the world, he was ambivalent about the acclaim he received in his chosen field, preferring to remain anonymous. Little was written about him, even at the peak of his success. He was linked to the early ‘Design Laboratory’ classes of Alexey Brodovitch, and was a key member of the close knit group of photographers now celebrated as ‘The New York School'......For more, visit the site.


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