From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleDani, Grand Prix de La Baule
About this objectA boy–Lartigue’s son, Dani–standing near a toy car as he watches a car driving nearby. The road the car is driving is along the beach at La Baule-Escoublac, and a ship can be seen out in the waters.
Place MadeLa Baule, France
Medium and MaterialsGelatin silver copy print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] COPY
verso: [pencil] La Baule – My son Dani and his toy “Bugatti.”
verso: [pencil] L335 77:091:3
recto of mat: [pencil] LARTIGUE, J.H.
recto of mat: [pencil] 77:091:3
Measurements31.8 cm x 22.8 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionJacques-Henri Lartigue (1894-1986) was a French photographer best known for his photographs of machines, activity, and fashion which captured a moment with energy and surprise.
Subject and Association KeywordsJacques-Henri Lartigue
Subject and Association KeywordsFrance
Subject and Association KeywordsChildren
Subject and Association KeywordsCars
Subject and Association KeywordsLa Baule, France
Subject and Association KeywordsBeach
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop