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Robert Doisneau was born in Gentilly, Val-de-Marne, France, on 14 April 1912. He studied lithography at Lcole Estienne in Chantilly, but upon graduation found his degree useless, the trade being on the decline. In 1930, he began to embrace photography as a hobby andwould wander the streets of Paris recording daily life. In 1932, he sold his first photograph to the newspaper LExcelsior, and soon after found work as an assistant to the sculptor and photographer, Andr


Vitrine Galerie Romi, Paris - Robert Doisneau

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Vitrine Galerie Romi, Paris, 1948

Silver gelatin print
27.9 x 24 cms
(10.96 x 9.43 in)

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OSBORNE SAMUEL GALLERY is one of London’s leading galleries, long established in the heart of Mayfair. The gallery began as Berkeley Square Gallery and became Osborne Samuel when Peter Osborne and Gordon Samuel joined forces. The gallery specialises in Modern British Painting and Sculpture and has a high reputation for the quality of its exhibitions and publications. Expand...

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