American photographer and writer Art Shay died in Deerfield, Illinois (USA) on April 28, 2018. The Eye of Photography pays tribute to a man who took photos of the most prominent events of the 20th century and of many of the century’s most important people. “You are a naughty man!” responded an amused, flirtatious and nude Simone de Beauvoir (1908-1986) to Art Shay, who had sneaked from behind the open door and shot a whole strip of her nudes, while she groomed herself in the bathroom. And, instead of slapping him she stroked him, with a cryptic compliment for the...
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