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André Kertész

(1894-1985), Photographer

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 13 portraits
During the First World War Kertész took photographs on the front and behind the lines as a soldier. His pictures were first published in a Hungarian magazine in 1917. He moved to Paris in 1925 and worked as a freelance photographer for various German, Italian and English magazines, selling his first photographs to a German museum in 1929. Kertész moved to New York in 1936 and worked for magazines such as Harper's Bazaar, Vogue and Look. He had an exclusive contract with Conde Nast publications from 1949 until 1962, after which he published a series of photography books that made him famous worldwide.

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Erno Goldfinger, by André Kertész - NPG P1994

Erno Goldfinger

by André Kertész
gelatin silver print, 1980
NPG P1994

Noémi Ferenczi, by André Kertész - NPG x15067

Noémi Ferenczi

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1926
NPG x15067

Piet Mondrian, by André Kertész - NPG x15072

Piet Mondrian

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1926
NPG x15072

Louis Tihanyi, by André Kertész - NPG x15074

Louis Tihanyi

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1926
NPG x15074

Princess Lucien Murat, by André Kertész - NPG x15073

Princess Lucien Murat

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1927
NPG x15073

André Kertész, by André Kertész - NPG x15075

André Kertész

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1927
NPG x15075

Jean Lurçat, by André Kertész - NPG x15069

Jean Lurçat

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1928
NPG x15069

Alexander Calder, by André Kertész - NPG x15065

Alexander Calder

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1929
NPG x15065

Maurice Maeterlinck, by André Kertész - NPG x15071

Maurice Maeterlinck

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1929
NPG x15071

Édouard Branly, by André Kertész - NPG x15064

Édouard Branly

by André Kertész
bromide print, 25 June 1930
NPG x15064

Marie Laurencin, by André Kertész - NPG x15070

Marie Laurencin

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1930
NPG x15070

Ilya Grigoryevich Ehrenburg, by André Kertész - NPG x15066

Ilya Grigoryevich Ehrenburg

by André Kertész
bromide print, 1931
NPG x15066

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