Robert Doisneau Place Saint-Michel, Paris, August 1944 (WWII)
Medium Silver print
Photo Date 1944 Print Date 1944c
Dimensions 9-1/2 x 7 in. (241 x 178 mm)
Photo Country France
Photographer Country France
Contact Alex Novak and Marthe Smith
About This Image
Stamp in red ink "Photo Robert Doisneau, etc." on the back of the print. Title and legend on a label provides the following information in French: A German car is blocked by barricades and is completely burned up by fire from the French Forces of the Interior (F.F.I.), or resistance fighters. The photograph has been retouched with gouache for publication. Does not glow under black light.
See: Ollier, Robert Doisneau (Hazan Publishing), n.p.