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1930s
Jeanne Mandello, Germany

Portrait of Jeanne Mandello, Germany, approx. 1930, photographer unknown - 1930

Portrait of artist Leo Maillet

Portrait of Frankfurt-born artist Leo Maillet, approx. 1930 - 1930

Leo Maillet, (Leopold Mayer by his birth name), a friend of Jeanne Mandello’s, was born in 1902 in Frankfurt into a Jewish family. He studied Fine Art in Frankfurt, and …

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Hilde Köster, Ascona

Hilde Köster, Ascona, approx. 1933 - 1933

Hilde Köster was a friend of Jeanne’s from Frankfurt. She was a medical doctor.  

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Portrait of Hilde Köster, Ascona

Portrait of Hilde Köster, Ascona, approx. 1933 - 1933

Hilde Köster was a friend of Jeanne’s from Frankfurt. She was a medical doctor.    

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Untitled (Eiffel Tower, Paris), 1934

Paris, Eiffel Tower, 1934 - 1934

Paris 1934 #2

Paris, Notre Dame, 1934 - 1934

Brittany

Brittany, approx. 1937 - 1937

Guerlain

Publicity for Guerlain perfume “Vega”, Paris, 1937 - 1937

Publicity for fashion and perfume label Maggy Rouff, Paris

Publicity for fashion and perfume label Maggy Rouff, Paris, approx. 1935-38 - 1938

Balenciaga_1

Publicity for fashion label Balenciaga, Paris, 1938 - 1938

1940s
Jeanne Mandello

Jeanne Mandello, Uruguay, 1943 - 1942

Tailflower (Solarization), Montevideo

Tailflower (Solarization), Montevideo, 1943 - 1943

A solarisation is an image recorded on a negative or on a photographic print which is wholly or partially reversed in tone so that dark areas then appear as light …

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Portrait of Florence Henri (Solarization)

Portrait of Florence Henri (Solarization), 1942 - 1943

Florence Henri, a German-French artist born in New York in 1893, studied painting in Paris with Fernand Léger and took up photography at the Bauhaus school in Dessau in 1927, …

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Obreros de la Facultad de Arquitectura, Montevideo

Workers building the new Architecture Faculty, Montevideo, 1945 - 1944

Portrait of Joaquín Torres García, Montevideo

Portrait of Joaquín Torres García, Montevideo, 1949 - 1944

Joaquín Torres García (1874-1949) was one of the most influential Uruguayan avant-garde artists of the 20th century. Born in Montevideo, he studied Fine Art in Barcelona and worked, among other …

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Portrait of French-Uruguayan poet Jules Supervielle

Portrait of French-Uruguayan poet Jules Supervielle, Montevideo, 1944 - 1944

Jules Supervielle (1884-1960) was a French writer and poet who was born in Montevideo and grew up between Uruguay and France. He started publishing poetry collections (Débarcadères, Gravitations), novels, short …

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Cover of magazine “Turismo en el Uruguay” - 1944

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Cover of magazine “Turismo en el Uruguay” - 1944

El Gauchito, Montevideo

El Gauchito, Montevideo, 1945 - 1945

El Gaucho, Montevideo

El Gaucho, Montevideo, 1945 - 1945

Girl in Punta del Este, Uruguay

Girl in Punta del Este, Uruguay - 1945

Dancer # 2 (Solarization), Montevideo

Dancer # 1 (Solarization), Montevideo, 1946 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1946

Dancer # 1 (Solarization), Montevideo

Dancer # 2 (Solarization), Montevideo, 1946 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1946

Tree trunk in a forest near Punta del Este, Uruguay

Forest in Punta del Este, Uruguay, 1947 - 1946

Naked FemNude (Solarization), Montevideo

Nude, Montevideo, 1946/47 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1946

Rafael Alberti, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Rafael Alberti, Punta del Este, Uruguay, 1947 - 1947

Spanish poet Rafael Alberti (1902-1999) was a member of the so-called Spanish writers’ “Generation 27” and one of the literary voices of the left-wing Republicans during the Spanish Civil War. …

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Aitana Alberti, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Aitana Alberti, Punta del Este, Uruguay, 1947 - 1947

Aitana Alberti, born in 1941 in Buenos Aires, is the daughter of Rafael Alberti and María Teresa León. Here she was photographed by the Mandellos during a summer holiday in …

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Cover of Giselda Zani’s magazine “Este”, Punta del Este, 1947 - 1947

Jeanne Mandello

Jeanne Mandello, approx. 1948 - 1948

Pombo (Photomontage)

Vaclav Veltchek (photomontage), 1948 - 1948

Vaclav Veltchek was a Czech dancer and ballet choreographer who emigrated to Brazil in 1939. He there founded and directed the modern ballet troupe Conjunto Coreográfico Brasileño, with which he …

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Jeanne and Arno Mandello, Montevideo

Jeanne and Arno Mandello, Montevideo, 1948 - 1948

Flower (Solarization)

Flower (Solarization) - 1948

Jeanne Mandello (Solarization)

Jeanne Mandello (Solarization), 1949 - 1948

Light (white photogram)

Light (white photogram), 1948/49 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1949

Light (Black photogram)

Light (black photogram), 1948/49 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1949

A photogram is an image produced without a camera, whereby three-dimensional objects are placed on photosensitive paper and exposed to light. The result is a highly differentiated shadow picture.  

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Light

Light (white photogram), 1948/49 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1949

1950s
Isla de las Focas, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Isla de las Focas, Punta del Este, Uruguay - 1950

Daisy Flowers, Montevideo

Daisy Flowers, Montevideo, 1950 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1950

Flowers in a Vase (photogram), Montevideo

Flowers in a Vase (photogram), Montevideo, 1950 - 1950

Untitled photogram

Untitled photogram - 1950

View of the Port and the Cerro, Montevideo

View of the Port and the Cerro, Montevideo - 1950

Collection of 29 postcards photographed by Jeanne (and Arno?) Mandello, published by “Lettres de France Ltda.”, Montevideo, approx. 1950. The original postcards are held in the National Library of Uruguay. …

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Customs Building, Montevideo

Customs building Montevideo - 1950

Night View of Playa Ramirez, Montevideo

Night View of Playa Ramirez, Montevideo - 1950

Palacio de la Luz, Montevideo

Palacio de la Luz, Montevideo - 1950

Courtyard of the former Governor's House, Montevideo

Courtyard of the Old Governor’s Mansion, Montevideo - 1950

The former Governor's House, Montevideo

Old Governor’s Mansion, Montevideo - 1950

View of Montevideo

View of Montevideo - 1950

Portones de Carrasco, Montevideo

Portones de Carrasco (entry gate to Carrasco), Montevideo - 1950

Hotel Carrasco, Montevideo

Hotel Carrasco, Montevideo - 1950

Carrasco, Montevideo

Carrasco, Montevideo - 1950

Church in Villa Garcia, Montevideo

Church in Villa Garcia, Montevideo - 1950

Hospital de Clinicas, Montevideo

Hospital de Clinicas, Montevideo - 1950

Hospital de Clinicas, Montevideo

Hospital de Clinicas, Montevideo - 1950

Beach of Atlantida, Uruguay

Beach of Atlantida, Uruguay - 1950

The beach in Punta del Este

The beach in Punta del Este - 1950

Sailor's tomb, José Ignacio, Uruguay

Sailor’s tomb, José Ignacio, Uruguay - 1950

Fishing pier, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Fishing pier, Punta del Este, Uruguay - 1950

Waves, Punta del Este, Uruguay

Waves, Punta del Este, Uruguay - 1950

Sea Lions, Isla de Lobos, Punta del Este

Sea Lions, Isla de Lobos, Punta del Este - 1950

Eucalyptus, Punta del Este

Eucalyptus, Punta del Este - 1950

Uruguay's East Coast

The Coast of Uruguay - 1950

Forest in Maldonado, Uruguay

Forest in Maldonado, Uruguay - 1950

Wood in Maldonado, Uruguay

Wood in Maldonado, Uruguay - 1950

Swimmers in Punta del Este, Uruguay

Swimmers in Punta del Este, Uruguay - 1950

Portrait of Maria Portinari (Solarization)

Portrait of Maria Portinari (Solarization) - 1951

Maria Martinelli Portinari was the wife of Brazilian neo-realist painter Candido Portinari. As a communist, he had to flee Brazil in 1948. The couple settled in Uruguay for several years, …

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Untitled photogram

Untitled photogram - 1951

Mandello Carlos Vaz Ferreira, por el escultor Eduardo Yepes, por Foto Mandello

Photograph of Eduardo Yepes sculpture of philosopher, writer and academic Carlos Vaz Ferreira - 1951

Published in “Entregas de la Licorne”, no. 11, 1958, Montevideo

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Portrait of Violeta López Lomba (Solarization)

Portrait of Violeta López Lomba (Solarization), Montevideo, approx. 1952 (Jeanne and Arno Mandello) - 1952

Violeta López Lomba (1925-1968) was a Uruguayan ballet dancer, and founder and director of the Sodre Theatre’s Dance School in Montevideo.  

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Untitled photogram

Untitled photogram - 1952

A photogram is an image produced without a camera, whereby three-dimensional objects are placed on photosensitive paper and exposed to light. The result is a highly differentiated shadow picture.  

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Leaves

Leaves - 1952

Untitled photogram

Composition (photogram), approx. 1952 - 1952

Central Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Central Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Central Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Central Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Central Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Central Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, late 1940s

Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, early 1950s - 1952

Central Cinema, Montevideo, by Rafael Lorente Escudero

Cine Central, Montevideo, by Uruguayan architect Rafael Lorente Escudero - 1952

At the end of the 1940s, Uruguayan architect Rafael Lorente Escudero, a friend of the Mandellos, designed a modernist cinema, apartment and shop complex in the centre of Montevideo, which …

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Plaza Cinema, Montevideo, by architect Rafael Lorente Escudero

Cine Plaza, Montevideo, by Uruguayan architect Rafael Lorente Escudero - 1952

At the end of the 1940s, Uruguayan architect Rafael Lorente Escudero, a friend of the Mandellos, designed a modernist cinema, apartment and shop complex in the centre of Montevideo, which …

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Still Life (Solarization)

Still Life (Solarization), approx. 1953 - 1953

Portrait (Solarization)

Portrait (Solarization) - 1953

Eggs (Solarization)

Eggs (Solarization), approx. 1953 - 1953

Portrait

Portrait - 1953

Pine Cones

Pine Cones, approx. 1953 - 1953

Don Pedro (Solarization)

Don Pedro / Cat’s Head (Solarization), approx. 1953 - 1953

Woman with Child in her Arms, Cuernavaca, Mexico

Woman with Child in her Arms, Cuernavaca, Mexico, approx. 1957 - 1957

1960s
Sale of palm leaves, Barcelona, Rambla

Sale of palm leaves, Rambla, Barcelona, 1963 - 1963

Joan Miró, Barcelona

Joan Miró, Barcelona, 1963 - 1963

Jeanne Mandello photographed Spanish/Catalan painter, sculptor and ceramicist Joan Miró in the early 1960s in Barcelona to where she had moved shortly before. It is currently not known who introduced …

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Stuffed Animals, Barcelona

Stuffed Animals, Barcelona, 1963 - 1963

Portrait

Portrait - 1963

Casa Bruno Quadros, Rambla, Barcelona

Casa Bruno Quadros, Rambla, Barcelona, 1963 - 1963

Children playing

Children playing, 1963 - 1963

Balcony, Rambla, Barcelona

Balcony, Rambla, Barcelona, 1963 - 1963

Columbus Monument, Barcelona, approx. 1963

Columbus Monument, Barcelona, approx. 1963 - 1963

Publicity # 1

Publicity # 1 - 1965

Publicity # 2

Publicity # 2 - 1965

Publicity # 3

Publicity # 3 - 1965

Washing line, Arles

Washing line, Arles - 1965

Untitled

Untitled - 1965

Half Moon shaped Ferris Wheel cabin, Barcelona

Half Moon shaped Ferris Wheel cabin, Barcelona, 1967 - 1967

Street scene, Rambla, Barcelona

Street scene, Rambla, Barcelona, 1968 - 1968

Bin and Round Stone

Bin and Stone, 1968 - 1968

Sagrada Familia, Barcelona

Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, 1968 - 1968

1980s
Sad Sunday, Barcelona

Sad Sunday, Barcelona, 1989 - 1989

Umbrella ribs

Umbrella ribs, 1989 - 1989

1990s
The Scream, Cadaques

The Scream, Cadaqués,1996 - 1996

Tree trunk in form of a woman

Tree trunk in form of a woman, Port de la Selva, 1996 - 1996