Pictures at an Exhibition

‘Florence Henri: Mirrors of the Avante-Garde’ at Jeu De Paume

Florence Henri, Composition abstraite [Still-life composition],, 1929, collage, gelatin silver print cut and pasted on paper. ©GALLERIA MARTINI & RONCHETTI, PRIVATE COLLECTION, COURTESY FLORENCE HENRI ARCHIVE, GENOA FLORENCE HENRI

Florence Henri, Composition abstraite [Still-life composition],, 1929, collage, gelatin silver print cut and pasted on paper.

©GALLERIA MARTINI & RONCHETTI/COURTESY FLORENCE HENRI ARCHIVE, GENOA/PRIVATE COLLECTION

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show: “Florence Henri: Mirror of the Avant-Garde, 1927-1940” is currently on view at Jeu De Paume in Paris until May 17. The show features over 130 vintage prints by Florence Henri, showcasing the work of the prolific avant-garde photographer including self portraits, abstract compositions, portraits of artists, photomontages and photo collages.

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