Louis Faurer


Louis Faurer was an American photographer who became famous in the 1940s and 50s. His work contains two distinct categories: photographs taken spontaneously in the streets of Philadelphia or New York, and fashion photography. For over 20 years, he worked for major magazines such asHarper’s BazaarVogueLookLifeMademoiselle and Glamour. While he is little known to the general public, his contemporaries, such as Robert Frank, William Eggleston and Edward Steichen admired his work.