Blumenfeld in the National museum of the history of immigration

Tzigane worlds – Imagery making, a photographic history (1860 – 1980)

A new exhibition at the Musée National de  l’Histoire de l’Immigration in Paris features a lesser known photograph by Erwin Blumenfeld: a gypsy mother holding her baby. This photograph is part of a series Blumenfeld took at Saintes Mairies de la Mer in the south of France around 1930.

Exhibition from  March 13 until  August 26, 2018. Curators: Ilsen About, Mathieu Pernot and Adèle Sutre.

– Musée nationale de l’histoire de l’Immigration –

Have a look at some other unpublished pictures Erwin Blumenfeld took there:

© 2018 The Estate of Erwin Blumenfeld | All copyright to Blumenfeld’s images is shared between Blumenfeld’s two surviving children, Henry and Yorick Blumenfeld and his grand-daughter, Yvette Georges Deeton.