John Fernhout

male / Dutch
cinematographer, photographer
Bergen (place, Noord-Holland) 1913-08-09
Jeruzalem (city, Israel) 1987-03-01
1986 (Leijerzapf e.a. 1984–)
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zoon van schilderes Charley Toorop en broer van Edgar Fernhout; echtgenoot van fotografe Eva Besnyö
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Fernhout werkte met Capa samen voor films van Joris Ivens (Sinderen 2002). Fernhout maakte in 1933 met Eva Besnyö een reportage over een krottenwijk in Boedapest (Sinderen 2002).
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
portrait photography, documentary photography, travel photography, depiction of laborers
fotografeerde het Jordaanoproer (Sinderen 2002)
gelatin silver print (DOP)
Creation date: 1999-03-24; Last modified date: 2023-05-16


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