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Álvarez Bravo, Manuel 1902-2002

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Painted walls of Mexico : from prehistoric times until today by Emily Edwards( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel Alvarez Bravo by Manuel Álvarez Bravo( Book )

29 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manuel Alvarez Bravo has been the most significant single force in Mexican photography and one of the twentieth century's great Mexican artists, as well as an artist of international acclaim, yet the story of his contribution to the medium of photography has not previously been told in terms of his long and deep artistic development." "Alvarez Bravo has produced a body of photographs of exceptional quality throughout his lengthy career: early pictorialist work and other experiments, formal abstractions, images allied to international surrealism, and mature work of many kinds - portraits, urban and rural views, religious and vernacular subject, landscapes, and nudes - all unified in their originality, poetry, and insistence on human dignity. His profound affection for his country and its people has to a great degree formed our lasting image of Mexico itself." "This splendid book provides, for the first time, the most representative and faithfully reproduced summation of Alvarez Bravo's life achievement as well as the most complete documentation available. The majority of the book's 175 tritone plates were made from rare vintage prints furnished by the artist or assembled from private collections. Many of these have become well-known icons of modern photography, but close to half of them have never before been published and some not seen or exhibited since the 1930s." "Susan Kismaric has conducted an extensive series of interviews and conversations with the artist. Her essay traces his extraordinary career (the artist is now in his ninety-fifth year) and discusses his exceptional body of original work, acknowledging his international stature and the universality of his intimate poetic imagery. It gives us a comprehensive treatment of his oeuvre in terms of his own life, his deep pride in his Mexican heritage, and other avant-garde art and artists of his time in Mexico and elsewhere."--Jacket
Manuel Álvarez Bravo : photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum by J. Paul Getty Museum( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel Álvarez Bravo by Amanda Hopkinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Etudie l'oeuvre de l'artiste à travers 55 de ses photographies, accompagnées de brefs commentaires
Instante y revelación by Octavio Paz( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico-New York : Alvarez Bravo, Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans by Mercedes Iturbe( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los lienzos de Tuxpan by José Luis Melgarejo Vivanco( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los tesoros del Museo Nacional de México. Escultura azteca by Mexico( Book )

6 editions published in 1943 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel Álvarez Bravo : el artista, su obra, sus tiempos by Elena Poniatowska( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double Elephant : Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Walker Evans, Lee Friedlander, Garry Winogrand( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From 1973 to 1974, Lee Friedlander and Burt Wolf edited four iconic portfolios at the Double Elephant Press in New York, featuring photographs by some of the most influential photographers of the twentieth century: Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Walker Evans, Garry Winogrand, and Lee Friedlander himself. Each of the four limited edition portfolios contained fifteen photographs by each artist, representing their distinct visions that can be described in the words of Walker Evans as "oddly refreshing, unselfconsciously striking, and unpredictably adventurous." This publication honors the unique collaborative project that was to become a touchstone in the history of photography.--Publisher description
Manuel Álvarez Bravo. Fotografías by Mexico Sociedad de Arte Moderno( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel Álvarez Bravo by Brigitte Ollier( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Admiré dès 1939 par André Breton et par ses contemporains du monde entier, d'Octavio Paz à Bernard Plossu, Manuel Alvarez Bravo est le père de la photographie latino-américaine. Contrairement à son ami Cartier-Bresson qui n'a cessé de voyager, le photographe mexicain a concentré l'exercice de son art sur un périmètre familier : le Mexique
The frescoes by Diego Rivera in Cuernavaca. by Emily Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estampa europea de los siglos XV y XVI : colección Manuel Álvarez Bravo by Alejandro de Antuñano Maurer( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel Alvarez Bravo : photopoetry by Manuel Álvarez Bravo( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 370 tritone photographs, arranged in broadly chronological order, mark Alvarez Bravo's remarkable eighty-year career. Strikingly poetic and richly resonant, the collection includes iconic images as well as over thirty previously unpublished masterpieces. Urban and rural scenes, still lifes, nudes, religious and vernacular subjects, portraits of luminaries including Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo and Octavio Paz: all illustrate the peerless acuity of the photographer's eye. Above all, Alvarez Bravo's work celebrates his beloved Mexico, with its indigenous rituals and age-old customs."--Jacket
Miradas convergentes : Alvarez Bravo, Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans by Mercedes Iturbe( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Códices de tierras : los lienzos de Tuxpan by José Luis Melgarejo Vivanco( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Octavio Paz, entre la imagen y el nombre by Rafael Vargas( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M. Álvarez Bravo by Manuel Álvarez Bravo( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Manuel Alvarez Bravo
Alternative Names
Alvarez Bravo

Alvarez Bravo, M.

Alvarez Bravo, M. 1902-

Álvarez Bravo, M. 1902-2002

Alvarez Bravo, M. (Manuel)

Alvarez Bravo, M. (Manuel), 1902-

Álvarez Bravo, M. (Manuel), 1902-2002

Álvarez Bravo, Manuel

Álvarez-Bravo, Manuel 1902-2002

Bravo, Manuel A. 1902-2002

Bravo, Manuel Álvarez

Bravo, Manuel Alvarez 1902-

Bravo Manuel Álvarez 1902-2002

Manuel Alvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo fotografo messicano

Manuel Álvarez Bravo meksikansk fotograf

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Mexicaans fotograaf

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Mexican photographer

Manuel Álvarez Bravo mexicansk fotograf

Manuel Álvarez Bravo mexikanischer Fotograf

Manuel Alvarez Bravo mexikansk fotograf

Manuel Álvarez Bravo photographe mexicain

Альварес Браво, Мануэль

מנואל אלוורס בראבו

アルバレス・ブラボ, マヌエル

マヌエル・アルバレス・ブラボ

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo : photographs from the J. Paul Getty MuseumDocumentary & anti-graphic photographs by Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans & Alvarez Bravo : [Publié à l'occasion de la présentation de l'exposition documentary & anti-graphic photographs, à la fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris, 8 septembre-19 décembre 2004, au musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, 10 février-10 avril 2005]Manuel Álvarez BravoMexico-New York : Alvarez Bravo, Cartier-Bresson, Walker EvansManuel Alvarez Bravo : photopoetryMiradas convergentes : Alvarez Bravo, Cartier-Bresson, Walker EvansManuel Alvarez Bravo : photographs and memories