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The Mexican suitcase : the rediscovered Spanish Civil War negatives of Capa, Chim and Taro

Author: Robert Capa; Gerta Taro; David Seymour; Cynthia Young; International Center of Photography.
Publisher: Göttingen : Steidl ; New York : International Center of Photography, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Lost since 1939, the Mexican suitcase contains nearly 4,500 negatives documenting the Spanish Civil War by Robert Capa, Chim (David Seymour), and Gerda Taro. These films had traveled from Paris via the south of France to Mexico City, where, almost seventy years later, they were rediscovered and now reside in the collection of the International Center of Photography"--Slipcover.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
History
Exhibitions
catalogue d'exposition
photographies
Named Person: Robert Capa; Gerta Taro; David Seymour; Robert Capa; David Seymour; Gerta Taro; Robert Capa; Gerta Taro; David Seymour; Robert - photographie Capa; David - photographie Seymour; Gerda - photographie Taro
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Capa; Gerta Taro; David Seymour; Cynthia Young; International Center of Photography.
ISBN: 9783869301419 3869301414
OCLC Number: 688242004
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm
Contents: v. 1. The history --
v. 2. The films.
Responsibility: edited by Cynthia Young.

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"Lost since 1939, the Mexican suitcase contains nearly 4,500 negatives documenting the Spanish Civil War by Robert Capa, Chim (David Seymour), and Gerda Taro. These films had traveled from Paris via the south of France to Mexico City, where, almost seventy years later, they were rediscovered and now reside in the collection of the International Center of Photography"--Slipcover.

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