Writers

Adrienne Monnier, reading, Paris, 1935 © Gisèle Freund
Adrienne Monnier, reading, Paris, 1935
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


James Joyce with Sylvia Beach and Adrienne Monnier, the two publishers of Ulysses, in Shakespeare and Company, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
James Joyce with Sylvia Beach and Adrienne Monnier, the two publishers of Ulysses,
in Shakespeare and Company, Paris, 1938

Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Sylvia Beach, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
Sylvia Beach, Paris, 1938
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


James Joyce, Cover Time Magazine, with magnifying glass, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
James Joyce, Cover Time Magazine, with magnifying glass, 1939
C-Print; white outline border; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper


Walter Benjamin, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
Walter Benjamin, Paris, 1938
C-Print; white outline border; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper


Princess Marie Bonaparte, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Princess Marie Bonaparte, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Colette, working in bed, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Colette, working in bed, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Virginia Woolf, smoking, London, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Virginia Woolf, smoking, London, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Virginia Woolf’s working table, Sussex, 1965 © Gisèle Freund
Virginia Woolf’s working table, Sussex, 1965
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


T.S. Eliot, London, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
T.S. Eliot, London, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Stefan Zweig, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Stefan Zweig, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Hermann Hesse, Montagnlia, 1962 © Gisèle Freund
Hermann Hesse, Montagnlia, 1962
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Simone de Beauvoir, the day of the Prix Goncourt, next to a window writing, Paris, 1954 © Gisèle Freund
Simone de Beauvoir, the day of the Prix Goncourt, next to a window writing, Paris, 1954
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Iris Murdoch, Oxford, 1959 © Gisèle Freund
Iris Murdoch, Oxford, 1959
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Saint-John Perse, with hat and red suit, Giens, 1966 © Gisèle Freund
Saint-John Perse, with hat and red suit, Giens, 1966
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Peggy Guggenheim and Herbert Read, sitting on a couch, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Peggy Guggenheim and Herbert Read, sitting on a couch, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Herbert Marcuse, Paris, 1935 © Gisèle Freund
Herbert Marcuse,
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Martin Buber, Paris, 1958 © Gisèle Freund
Martin Buber, Paris, 1958
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Marguerite Duras, Paris, 1965 © Gisèle Freund
Marguerite Duras, Paris, 1965
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


André Malraux, with windswept hair and cigarette, Paris, 1935 © Gisèle Freund
André Malraux, with windswept hair and cigarette, Paris, 1935
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Elsa Triolet, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Elsa Triolet, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Glossy Fiber Base Chromogenic Color Print


André Breton, in his studio, ca 1957 © Gisèle Freund
André Breton, in his studio, ca 1957
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Jean Cocteau, with red hand, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Jean Cocteau, with red hand, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


The editorial staff of the magazine Mesures, Ville d’Avray, 1937 © Gisèle Freund
The editorial staff of the magazine Mesures, Ville d’Avray, 1937
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Adrienne Monnier, inclined head and hand on her chin, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
Adrienne Monnier, inclined head and hand on her chin, Paris, 1938
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


James Joyce’s hands, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
James Joyce’s hands, Paris, 1938
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


James Joyce with grandson, sitting on a bench, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
James Joyce with grandson, sitting on a bench, Paris, 1938
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Paul Valéry, in his study, Paris, 1938 © Gisèle Freund
Paul Valéry, in his study, Paris, 1938
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Colette, with a red scarf, holding the fist on her chin, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Colette, with a red scarf, holding the fist on her chin, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Vita Sackville-West, smoking, Sissinghurst Castle, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Vita Sackville-West, smoking, Sissinghurst Castle, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Virginia Woolf, London, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Virginia Woolf, London, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


George Bernard Shaw, with cut beard, London, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
George Bernard Shaw, with cut beard, London, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Victoria Ocampo, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Victoria Ocampo, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Arthur Koestler, as young man, Paris, 1940 © Gisèle Freund
Arthur Koestler, as young man, Paris, 1940
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; wide white outline border


Simone de Beauvoir, lying on her red couch, Paris, 1952 © Gisèle Freund
Simone de Beauvoir, lying on her red couch, Paris, 1952
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre, reading at their desks, Paris, 1964 © Gisèle Freund
Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre, reading at their desks, Paris, 1964
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print;white outline border


Samuel Beckett, profile view, sitting on a table, Paris, 1964 © Gisèle Freund
Samuel Beckett, profile view, sitting on a table, Paris, 1964
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Egon Erwin Kisch, “Der rasende Reporter”, a cigarette in his mouth, 1930’s © Gisèle Freund
Egon Erwin Kisch, “Der rasende Reporter”, a cigarette in his mouth, 1930’s
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Louis Aragon, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Louis Aragon, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper


André Breton, with a pipe, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
André Breton, with a pipe, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Marcel Duchamp, head supported on his fist, Paris, 1939 © Gisèle Freund
Marcel Duchamp, head supported on his fist, Paris, 1939
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print; white outline border


Jacques Prévert, sitting at a window, Vence, 1953 © Gisèle Freund
Jacques Prévert, sitting at a window, Vence, 1953
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Paul Celan, resting on his knees, 1970 © Gisèle Freund
Paul Celan, resting on his knees, 1970
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


Ivan Illich, fist on his chin, Mexico, 1974 © Gisèle Freund
Ivan Illich, fist on his chin, Mexico, 1974
C-Print; Resin-Coated Chromogenic Color Print on Kodak paper; white outline border


Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Paris, 1975 © Gisèle Freund
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Paris, 1975
Black-and-white photograph; Fiber Base Silver Gelatine Print; white outline border


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