Photography in the Modern Era: European Documents and Critical Writings, 1913-1940

By: Phillips, Christopher (ed.)

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Black hardcover with title blindstamped on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Binding sound, no inscripitons. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 350pp. This book was published to accompany the exhibition entitled "The New Vision: Photography between the World Wars, Ford Motor Company Collection at the Museum of Modern Art" held from September 23 to December 31, 1989. There are seventy-one essays and documents in this book which provide a concise introduction to the ideas and personalities that animated avant-garde photography during the years between World War I and World War II. The personalities mentioned include Man Ray, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Tristan Tzara and Jean Cocteau, amongst many others.

Title: Photography in the Modern Era: European Documents and Critical Writings, 1913-1940

Author Name: Phillips, Christopher (ed.)

Categories: Photography,

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Aperture: 1989

ISBN Number: 0893814067

ISBN Number 13: 9780893814069

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005427

Keywords: marinetti, ossip brik, tristan tzara, august sander, alfred kemeny, louis aragon,