By: Worswick, Clark
Santa Fe, N.M., Arena Editions: 2002
Seller ID: 27491
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Publisher's full white cloth, blind-stamped lettering on spine and cover, purple endpapers. Illustrated with 96 beautifully reproduced prints of photographs by Eugene Atget, printed by Berenice Abbott. Text by Clark Worswick. Eugene Atget's photographs of Paris are among the greatest works in photography made at any time, in any place. Spanning a twenty-nine-year period (1898-1927), Atget's photographs are literally the Paris of our collective imagination.In 1927 Berenice Abbot became the largest collector of Atget's work when she purchased his estate. For the next forty years, Abbott devot... View More...