ANSWER FOR PHOTO QUIZ #6
The original image was Robert Frank's photograph "City Fathers (Hoboken, 1955)" of the famous "The Americans" series. Congratulations to firsttimeuser & chagalov for coming up with the right answer!
THE QUESTION WAS:
The protagonists of this famous photograph have been airbrushed away, leaving only the background (& some other detail) of the original image. Can you recognize this famous shot?
(see Photo Quiz #6)
Find out more about the project "Less Américains" by London-based artist Mishka Henner on TIME LightBox.
Henner takes his humorous title from the French Edition of Frank’s book "Les Américains", published in 1958 by Robert Delpire in Paris. By scanning and applying Photoshop to Frank’s images, Henner has proceeded to remove most of the vital subject matter from all 83 photographs—leaving only small details hovering around the frame like background props on an empty theater stage.
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