[Dixielandjazz] Exhibiton of the Storyville photos of E. J. Bellocq
Ron L'Herault" <email@example.com
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 09:32:58 -0400
The New Orleans Ragtime Ensemble provided the background music. It was
quite nice actually.
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> >>E.J. Bellocq's wonderful photos of the 'working' girls of New Orleans
> >>Storyville district have rightly become famous
> Thanks for your report on this London exhibition. I am sorry I cannot
> I have a good book on Bellocq's work, "Storyville Portraits", published
> the Museum of Modern Art, NY. There is also a movie based loosely on him
> and his work: "Pretty Baby". It was banned in Ontario (not in Quebec).
> Maybe it's available in video in England. If I remember correctly, there
> no jazz content, however, it does give a good period portrait (no pun
> intended) of NO around 1912.
> Trevor Hodgson
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