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Atget

[ at-zhey; French at-zhe ]
/ ætˈʒeɪ; French ætˈʒɛ /
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noun
Jean Eugène-Au·guste [œ-zhen-ohgyst], /œˈʒɛn ˈoʊgüst/, 1856–1927, French photographer, noted for his images of Paris.
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How to use Atget in a sentence

  • Several pictures in the show by Eugène Atget draw attention to the disappearance of old Paris.

    Dreaming of Paris|Philip Gefter|January 28, 2010|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for Atget

Atget
/ (French adʒe) /

noun
(Jean) Eugène Auguste. 1856–1927, French photographer, noted for his pictures of Parisian life
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