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The symposium "Truth, Lies, and Photographs" was presented in conjunction with the exhibition Faking It: Manipulated Photography before Photoshop, on view October 11, 2012, through January 27, 2013. In this talk, Jordan Bear, Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Toronto, presents multiple examples of Photo-Diagrams, or photographs that have been turned into photo illustrations in order to inform viewers about events that a photographer was not present to capture.
Part Four of Seven
Recorded November 2, 2012
The exhibition is made possible by Adobe.
This program is made possible by Joyce Frank Menschel.
James Nares: Street
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Tubular Jetty, Mouth of the Adour, Port of Bayonne
Lessart Viaduct on the Rance River
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Inscription: Inscribed in negative BRC: "L. LAFON / PARIS [?]"; inscribed in pencil on verso RC edge, sideways: "W1222"
["An antique dealer who bought them from another antique dealer"]; [Laurent Herschtritt, Six Fours Les Plages, France]; [Charles Isaacs Photographs, New York, 2007]
Isaacs states that the subject is likely the Ecole Nationale d'Arts et Metiers in Angers.
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