January 4th, 2020

Leonard and Veysseyre, portraits

A nice portrait of the architect Alexandre Leonard, in 1931. His confidence and expertise shines through, in this anonymous photograph in Le journal de Shanghai:


And here is Paul Veysseyre, also 1931:


I prefer this glamour shot from 1926, on the page with the luxurious interiors of the recently opened French Club. Big Leonard and small Veysseyre – indicating their proportionate involvement in the design of the building?