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Political Rally, Parc des Expositions, Paris, France, 1953

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1952-3 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photograph

  • Museum number:

    PH.525-1978

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 918, box W

Physical description

Photograph depicting a political rally at the Parc des Expositions, Paris, in 1952-3. The photograph has been taken from the back of the stage behind the orator, regarding a large crowd who fill the entire hall.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1952-3 (made)

Artist/maker

Cartier-Bresson, Henri, born 1908 - died 2004 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Photograph

Dimensions

Height: 47 cm Mount, Width: 57 cm Mount, Height: 30 cm Image, Width: 40 cm Image

Descriptive line

Photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson depicting a political meeting at the Parc des Expositions in Paris. France, 1952-3.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Politics; Political; Crowds; Orators; Meetings

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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