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
Copyright LicenceAll rights reserved