The Falling (dancers), 1930s-1990s

Birgit Åkesson, foto: okänd. | src Dansmuseet on IG
Pierre Boucher :: Serge Lifar dans la Chute d’Icare, 1938. | src Centre Pompidou
Tiziana Luxardo :: La caduta dell’angelo, Teatro dell’Opera, 1996. Stampa digitale da pellicola. Firmata a penna bianca sull’immagine. | src Minerva Auctions

Nu au violon, 1938

Pierre Boucher (1908-2000) :: Nu au violon, photomontage, 1938. | src La Gazette Drouot

Nu avec ombres, 1936

Pierre Boucher :: Nu avec ombres, 1936. Épreuve gélatino-argentique de 1991 d’une édition limitée et unique de la Société Griffelkunst Vereinigung Hambourg. Signée au crayon au dos. | src Drouot

Formes nues, 1935

Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, p. 6, 1935. | src Arenberg Auctions
Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, p. 9, 1935. | src Arenberg Auctions
Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, p. 8, 1935. | src Arenberg Auctions
Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, pp. 8-9, 1935. | src Arenberg Auctions
Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, pp. 6-7, 1935. | src Musée Français de la Photographie

Formes Nues. Paris, Éditions d’Arts Graphiques et Photographiques, 1935. Spiral binding by Reliure Spirale Brevetée, photographic cover designed by Man Ray.

Limited first edition With 96 photographic reproductions (photogravures) by Laure Albin Guillot, Brassaï, Raoul Hausmann, André Kertesz, Herbert List, Kefer, Dora Maar, Georges Platt-Lynes, Man Ray, etc. “Amongst the numerous artistic manifestations of modern times, photography in all its applications arouses an ever growing interest among the general public. The photographers are guided in their works by various and even adverse conceptions. We have approached the most representative amongst them, who were kind enough to accept our invitation of expressing their unbiassed opinion on the matter, our only object being the coordination of the aggregate of subjects” (introduction). Text in French, English and German.

Pierre Boucher :: From ‘Formes nues’, album de nus féminins, p. 6, 1935. | src Arenberg Auctions