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Last Call: Brassaï, Language of the Wall: The Tapestries, 1968
by Roberta Smith
Brassaï
The New York Times
3/4/2016
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A display of several of Brassai’s photographs of Parisian graffiti beside two not-quite-identical tapestries made based on them at the Atelier Yvette Cauquil-Prince, forms an unexpectedly fascinating lesson in looking and understanding what is lost and gained in translations between mediums.

http://www.nytimes.com/events/art/galleries-uptown/brassai-language-of-the-wall-the-tapestries-1968-30637.html