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Henri Cartier-Bresson : the modern century

Author: Henri Cartier-Bresson; Peter Galassi; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book ... is the first significant volume to draw fully on the extensive holdings of the Foundation Henri Cartier-Bresson in Paris. Many of the photographs are images made famous by The Decisive Moment and subsequent publications, but many others have rarely - if ever - been published before ... Galassi's essay explores the varied and often competing artistic, intellectual, social and professional frames of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Named Person: Henri Cartier-Bresson; Henri Cartier-Bresson; Henri Cartier-Bresson; Henri Cartier-Bresson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henri Cartier-Bresson; Peter Galassi; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN: 9780500543917 0500543917
OCLC Number: 502414177
Notes: Published in conjunction with the exhibition Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century, April 11-June 28, 2010, at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, organized by Peter Galassi, Chief Curator, Department of Photography.
Description: 376 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Foreword / Glenn D. Lowry --
Preface and acknowledgements / Peter Galassi --
Old worlds, modern times / Peter Galassi --
Photographs --
List of photographs --
Points of reference / Aude Raimbault, Dan Leers, Pauline Vermare, Maps / Adrian Kitzinger --
A home everywhere : a chronology of Cartier-Bresson's travels --
For the printed page : Cartier-Bresson's work in the periodical press --
Chronology of major photographic exhibitions and books --
Selected bibliography and filmography --
Index.
Other Titles: Modern century
Responsibility: edited by Peter Galassi.

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Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004) is one of the most influential and beloved figures in the history of photography. This book surveys Cartier-Bressons career through 300 photographs divided into  Read more...

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