PHOTOGRAPHY SURVEYS | COLLECTIONS | MOVEMENTS | EXHIBITIONS

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Silvana Editoriale

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Clth, 9.5 x 12 in. / 208 pgs / 245 duotone.

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Pub Date
Forthcoming

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D.A.P. Exclusive
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ISBN 9788836648061 TRADE
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Masi Lugano, 03/28/21–07/04/21

Turin, Italy
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Masterworks of Modern Photography 1900–1940

The Thomas Walther Collection at The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Edited with text by Sarah Hermanson Meister.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Masterworks of Modern Photography 1900–1940'.

A spectacular clothbound compendium of iconic early 20th-century photography from MoMA’s archives

In 2001, the Museum of Modern Art in New York acquired an unprecedented survey of modern photography from longtime collector Thomas Walther. For 20 years, the German-born art enthusiast had dutifully amassed one of the most impressive private collections of photography in the world, replete with pieces from the era between the two World Wars. This time of creative experimentation saw numerous styles and approaches develop in parallel, such as pictorialism, abstraction and candid street photography, before merging into modernism.
Photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson brought a new dynamism to their pictures by capturing people as they appeared going about their business on the street, while artists such as Man Ray extended a Surrealist approach to photography, placing props directly onto photo paper and capturing their ghostly silhouettes. Still more photographers continued to experiment with their craft and ultimately defined a generation of photography. Among the pieces included in this clothbound volume are some of the definitive examples of the medium.
Photographers include: Berenice Abbott, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans, John Gutmann, André Kertész, Alexander Rodchenko, Man Ray, Paul Strand, Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Steichen and Edward Weston.
Published in association with the Museum of Modern Art, New York.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Masterworks of Modern Photography 1900–1940'.

Masterworks of Modern Photography 1900–1940

STATUS: Forthcoming | 10/12/2021

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Ciro Frank Schiappa: New York Serenade

CIRO FRANK SCHIAPPA: NEW YORK SERENADE

Text by Michele Primi.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232508
USD $35.00
| CAN $45

Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Italian Portraits

ITALIAN PORTRAITS

By Donatella Sartorio.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857215990
USD $80.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 10/2/2012
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Contemporary Photography from Eastern Europe

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM EASTERN EUROPE

By Filippo Maggia.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857204420
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 10/5/2010
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Contemporary Photography from the Far East

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE FAR EAST

By Filippo Maggia.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857200675
USD $50.00
| CAN $65

Pub Date: 9/15/2009
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Regeneration3

REGENERATION3

By Anne Lacoste.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857228242
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 3/29/2016
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Contemporary Photography from North-Western Europe

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM NORTH-WESTERN EUROPE

By Filippo Maggia.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857229881
USD $45.00
| CAN $57.5

Pub Date: 3/29/2016
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Contemporary Photography from India and South America

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM INDIA AND SOUTH AMERICA

By Filippo Maggia, Claudia Fini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857212494
USD $55.00
| CAN $70

Pub Date: 9/25/2012
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LC Foto

LC FOTO

By Tim Benton.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783443
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 8/15/2013
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Swiss Photobooks from 1927 to the Present

SWISS PHOTOBOOKS FROM 1927 TO THE PRESENT

Edited by Peter Pfrunder.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782743
USD $120.00
| CAN $160

Pub Date: 12/5/2011
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Inside CERN

INSIDE CERN

By Andri Pol.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782750
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 2/27/2014
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From Somewhere to Nowhere

FROM SOMEWHERE TO NOWHERE

By Andreas Seibert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781463
USD $54.90
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 9/17/2008
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Unfamiliar Familiarities

UNFAMILIAR FAMILIARITIES

Edited by Peter Pfrunder.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785102
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 3/25/2017
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