Rue de la Goutte d'Or, 1961 - Jean-Claude GAUTRAND

Rue de la Goutte d'Or, 1961

Jean-Claude GAUTRAND

Rue de la Goutte d'Or, 1961, Paris mon amour

Original photography

Edition of 30

Gelatin Silver Print on Baryted Paper

Signed, stamped and numered on the back by the artist


Dimensions - 30 x 40 cm / 11,8 x 15,7 inch

Dimensions - 40 x 50 cm / 15,7 x 19,7 inch

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  • Black and white art photography

    The GADCOLLECTION Gallery offers black and white photo prints . The photographers represented by the gallery use black and white to magnify their subjects and give them a timeless dimension . We invite you to explore the characteristics of this technique, which has been used by great photographers, such as Henri CARTIER-BRESSON, Richard AVEDON or Ansel ADAMS. The use of black and white allows to extract the subject from its surroundings and to reveal characteristics hidden by color . Thus, black and white is particularly suitable for fashion photography, nude photography and for architectural photography, because it highlights the shapes and lines that composed the image. The golden age of black and white photography span from the first part of the 20th century to the 1980s. Black and white printing was favored by photographers of these periods because they could easil...

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  • Jean-Claude GAUTRAND

    Jean-Claude GAUTRAND is a French photographer and historian of photography. He was born in 1932, in Sains-en-Gohelle (France, Pas-de-Calais). During his teenage years, he learnt photography. Later, in his 24, he discovered Otto STEINERT’s work that left him a dramatic impression. Jean-Claude GAUTRAND drawn inspiration from subjective photography movement represented by Otto STEINERT. The photos take some distance with the strict representation of reality, to support the expression of the photographer interiority. We can find this kind of picture, with the care for shape and style, in Jean-Claude GAUTRAND’s series ‘ Forteresse du dérisoire ’ and ‘ Métalopolis ’ for instance. Thus, the famous series ‘ L’assassinat de Baltard ’ should be analysed through these two dimensions: historical one and subjective one. Jean-Claude GAUTRAND’s series shows us the last mom...

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Data sheet

Format : Vertical

Type : Black & White

Theme : Street photography

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