Man Ray (1890-1976), Photographer and artist
Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky)
Sitter in 15 portraits
Artist of 14 portraits
Born Emmanuel Radnitzky in Philadelphia, Man Ray grew up in New York. In 1921 he moved to Paris, where he played a key role in the Dada and surrealist movements producing paintings, assemblage-objects, films and photographs. He pioneered new photographic techniques such as 'rayographs' and 'solarisations' and was active as a portrait and fashion photographer for Vogue, Vanity Fair and Harper's Bazaar.
by Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky)
vintage bromide print, circa 1930