The Eclipse of Eugene Atget...

In his fifties, photographer Eugene Atget stopped eating anything apart from bread, milk, and sugar. Here is a selection of photographs documenting old Paris during that period of his life, taken between 1910 and 1914:


Thanks to John Pollock and George Eastman House.

1 comment to The Eclipse of Eugene Atget…

  • beckybim

    How clever Atget was. He (predominantly) took pictures without people in them, yet still captured the very essence of this time.

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