Henri Cartier-Bresson: The man, the image & the world

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The man, the image & the world : A retrospective

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Full of classic photographs by Cartier-Bresson that have become icons of the medium, as well as rarely seen work from all periods of the photographer's life. Also includes a number of previously unpublished photographs as well as a selection of drawings, paintings and films stills.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 260 x 280 x 29.21mm | 2,426.72g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • With over 600 illustrations in colour and duotone
  • 0500286426
  • 9780500286425
  • 174,074

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'A body of work which continues to astonish with its beauty, lucidity and intelligence ... 'The Man, the Image and the World' succeeds magnificently as an interpretative, celebratory selection of great images' - The Art Newspaper 'Images of pure genius ... the real deal, a photographer who defined the purpose and power of photography ... a definitive book' - The Sunday Times
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About Jean Clair

Jean Clair was Director of the Picasso Museum for many years, and has been a member of the French Academy since 2008. Among the milestones of his long and productive career is a comprehensive catalogue of the works of Balthus.
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