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ISBN-13: 9780870703447
Publisher: The Museum of Modern Art
Publication date: 08/31/2009
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 12.00(w) x 13.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Born in 1934, Lee Friedlander is one of the world's most important living photographers. Among his previous books are the seminal Self Portrait and The American Monument, and more recently, American Musicians, Letters from the People, Little Screens, The Desert Seen and Sticks & Stones. His work was the subject of a major 2005 retrospective at The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Richard Benson, Dean of the Yale University School of Art for the last five years, and a professor of photography there for the last 20, is an internationally renowned expert on photographic printing. He has won MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellowships, grants from the NEA, and many other awards. He has printed numerous distinguished photography books, including such classics as The Works of Atget, Lee Friedlander's The American Monument, and Irving Penn's Passage.

Peter Galassi is Chief Curator in the Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art.

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