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« Nadar élevant la Photographie à la hauteur de l’Art » (Nadar elevating Photography to Art).
Lithograph by Honoré Daumier, appearing in Le Boulevard, May 25, 1863.
Nadar was the pseudonym of Gaspard-Félix Tournachon (6 April 1820 – 23 March 1910), a French photographer, caricaturist, journalist, novelist, and balloonist (or, more accurately, proponent of manned flight).
Photographic portraits by Nadar are held by many of the great national collections of photographs.
Nadar died aged 89. He was buried in Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris.
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