Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Gorgeous duotones that show how, for Cartier-Bresson, art is an expression of common humanity.See more details below

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Gorgeous duotones that show how, for Cartier-Bresson, art is an expression of common humanity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780893812652
Publisher:
Aperture Foundation
Publication date:
10/01/1987
Series:
Masters of Photography Series, #2
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.03(w) x 8.02(h) x 0.34(d)

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Henri Cartier-Bre V2


By Henri Cartier-Bresson

Aperture

Copyright ©1987 Henri Cartier-Bresson
All right reserved.

ISBN: 0893812811

Foreword

The work of Henri Cartier-Bresson is internationally renowned and widely celebrated. His idiosyncratic approach to reportage has produced many classic images of contemporary iconography.

This new collection of city and landscapes by Henri Cartier-Bresson taken over a lifetime of travel to far-flung locales in every corner of the globe demonstrates his ability to capture a subtlety of vision at the decisive moment. From the stillness of classical Greek ruins to the puffing and belching of a modern factory chimney, each of the photographs in this volume-whether of natural or urban views-reaches to the core of human existence.



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