Wednesday, May 11, 2005

The eye of man

Yevgeni Khaldei may be most famous for his war photos, including the Soviet capture of the Reichstag and the ruins of Nuremburg :

Yevgeni Khaldei, Ruins at Nuremburg, 1945

In those bleak pictures, it's hard for me to see anything left of the man who made these playful self-portraits a decade or so earlier:

Yevgeni Khaldei, self-portrait, 1934Yevgeni Khaldei, self-portrait, 1936

Yevgeni Khaldei, Untitled Self Portrait Photo-collage, 1933-1936


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