Christian House

Christian House

“In the towns and cities of northern Italy the streets have a heavy impasto of history, a composition in which everyone lives. The landscape is layered with reinvention”

Privileged images: the photography of Jacques Henri Lartigue

Based on the impulse to look at everything afresh, Modernist photography could not help but deliver a jumble of perspectives, on both sides of the Atlantic

70 years of bravery, frailty, comedy and tragedy, immortalised on streets, railways, beaches and harbours