Gambler, French Riviera by Lisette Model (1937)

The photograph “Gambler, French Riviera” was taken by artist Lisette Model in 1937. The image captures a person who appears to be a man lounging in a chair, possibly reflecting on a situation or simply resting. He is wearing a suit and patterned socks, indicating he might have been engaged in formal activities or gambling, as suggested by the photo’s title. He is reclined in a chair with his head tilted back and eyes closed, which gives a sense of relaxation or maybe exhaustion. The setting appears to be an outdoor area with sunlight casting shadows, and there are other individuals in the background, suggesting a public space, likely on the French Riviera. The photograph has a candid and intimate feel, offering a glimpse into a moment of the subject’s life.

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