The Frenchman

A Photographic Interview with Fernandel
Author: Philippe Halsman
Publisher: Taschen America Llc
ISBN: 9783822846414
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 108
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Making faces: a highly original visual Q&A with France's most beloved comic actor In New York in 1948, photographer Philippe Halsman had a chance meeting with Fernandel, a French movie star from the vaudeville tradition, and asked the actor to participate in a completely original photographic experiment. Halsman would ask Fernandel questions about America to which he would respond using only facial expressions. With his wide, lovable horse-face, Fernandel mimicked the answers to such questions as "Does the average Frenchman still pinch pretty girls in a crowd?" (silly grin) and "What was your reaction to the great American game of baseball?" (perplexed). Fernandel`s reactions are laugh-out-loud funny, and the book that resulted from this unusual collaboration is nothing short of wonderful. The Frenchman has been out of print for over fifty years, but TASCHEN`s reprint thankfully brings it back to life.

Catalogue of Photography


Author: Cleveland Museum of Art,Tom E. Hinson
Publisher: Cleveland Museum of Art
ISBN: N.A
Category: Art
Page: 490
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Photography at the Worcester Art Museum

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Author: David Acton,Worcester Art Museum,Snoeck Publishers
Publisher: Hudson Hills Press
ISBN: 9780936042107
Category: Photography
Page: 383
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The Baby

A Photographic Inquiry Into Certain Private Opinions
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: American wit and humor, Pictorial
Page: 142
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Photography


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Cinematography
Page: N.A
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May issues for 1952-53 include a directory and buying guide which is issued separately beginning in 1954.

Contemporary Authors New Revision Series


Author: Christine Nasso
Publisher: Gale / Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780810300330
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 968
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Students and users will find biographical information on more than 120,000 modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists and scriptwriters in the 'Contemporary Authorsо' 'First Revision' series. Sketches typically include personal

Concise Dictionary of American Biography: A-N


Author: N.A
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780684805474
Category: United States
Page: 1817
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Contains 19,173 alphabetically arranged entries that provide brief biographical information about notable Americans who died prior to January 1, 1981; indexed by occupations and birthplaces.

Sagen Sie jetzt nichts


Author: Tobias Haberl,Alexandros Stefanidis,Dominik Wichmann
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783866158078
Category: Celebrities
Page: 125
View: 4327

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