Man Ray (1890-1976) is universally acknowledged as one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. Besides fashion, portrait and advertising photographs he als produced autonomous work. His versatile oeuvre clearly shows how genres and applications work together. This is reflected in Électricité, a series he produced for the Paris power company in 1931. A highpoint in photography in the 1930s. The Rijksmuseum Series is an easy way to learn about the most important artworks and historical topics in the Rijksmuseum. Each lavishly illustrated volume introduces a work of art and places it in its (art) historical context. Ideal for anyone who wants to find out more on his favourite artwork in the museum, as a souvenir or gift. English language edition.