Artist Man Ray started out as a fashion photographer. Paris exhibition explores his early work

//Artist Man Ray started out as a fashion photographer. Paris exhibition explores his early work

Artist Man Ray started out as a fashion photographer. Paris exhibition explores his early work

He is one of the 20th century’s most famous artists, but not many people know that Man Ray got his start as a fashion photographer.A new exhibition in Paris, in France, sets out to uncover the fashion world roots of the American surrealist, who first made his name taking flattering portraits of the rich and famous.Like many young artists, Emmanuel Radnitzky – as Man Ray was then known – had trouble making ends meet when he arrived in Paris in 1920 to plunge himself into the Dadaist movement (an…

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