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Photo Irving PENN - MOMA New York 1984

Irving PENN - MOMA New York 1984

320.00 €   225.00 €

Irving Penn is one of the most distinguished practionners of portrait and fashion photography of XX century. His work is identified by its great refinement of craft, by the wit and grace of its formal invention, and by the its unequaled sensitivity to the quality and character of light. This book published in conjonction with an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, is the first comprensive retrospective of Penn's work. 156 photographic plates, 21 in color, with 35 text illustrations in the John Szarkowski.text.


Photo Louis STETTNER : New York E.O. Rizzoli, 1996 SIGNED

Louis STETTNER : New York E.O. Rizzoli, 1996 SIGNED

520.00 €   365.00 €

Beautiful copy in publisher'sbinding, signed by the photographer in title page. Louis Stettner ( 1922-2016 ) who lived has Paris since 1990 is a monument of the internatinal photography. Born to Brooklin, he received, since his adolescence the encouragements of Alfred Stieglitz and began to photograph at the end of the 30s. He arrives inParis in 1946 and return to New York in 1952 giving up ceaseless round trips between both countries. He will so expose in New York its friends French photographer Brassaï, Doisneau, Boubat and Izis. In the United States he participates at the movement of the Photo League (see:https: // transatlantica.revues.org / 5609 and https: // fr.wikipedia.org / wiki / Photo_League) what will be worth to him(her) having to exile itself at the time of the McCarthyism just like PaulStrand. Follower of the street photography he is also practice the " new vision " as well as the French humanist photography and his works testifies of a big technical and poetic virtuosity. Healso concerns a sensitive look the ordinary things and in the life of people, the gestures of the workers and also practises the still life. 98 photos reproduced in black and white, introduction in English of Barbara Einzig. (Very light defect in the joint of the first endpaper on 6 cms.).


Photo J. Bourboulon / S. Gainsbourg : Des corps naturels. E.O.

J. Bourboulon / S. Gainsbourg : Des corps naturels. E.O.

420.00 €   295.00 €

A perfect copy. 110 colors photos taken in natural decoration in the light of Ibiza and three Serge Gainsbourg's poems (with signature printed of the singer at the bottom of the page 77). Publisher's binding with title printed hollow in gilded characters and illustrated jacket.


Photo IZIS : The World of Chagall. Signé par CHAGALL !!!

IZIS : The World of Chagall. Signé par CHAGALL !!!

1500.00 €   1050.00 €

Very beautiful copy of the american firts edition of a prodigious art book with reproductions of the Chagall’s paintings and Chagall’s photos by Izis. The american edition was published in 1968 one year before the frenche Gallimard ‘s edition. 92 photo by Izis, most of them in double page or full page and black and white (but also 7 color double page and 2 color full page) and 69 paintings and drawings by Chagall. Besides the american edition signed by Chagall the Gallimard edition with the text in french wille be offered for the french speaking readers.


Photo Pierre et Gilles : 1 st ed. Contrejour 1988 SIGNED

Pierre et Gilles : 1 st ed. Contrejour 1988 SIGNED

420.00 €   295.00 €

A very nice signed copy Pierre and Gilles is the artist name of the couple of artists formed by the photographer Pierre Commoy, born in 1950 and the painter Gilles Blanchard born in 1953. They meets them in the year 1976 and their artistic activity is strongly influenced by the pop art and the gay culture. Numerous artists and "celebritys" were staged and photographed by Pierre and Gilles. They also realized photos for the disc pockets of numerous groups of pop / rock music. " Pierre and Gilles take us here in an delighted journey where they make us meet the heroes of our childhood (angels, saints, princes, fairies, sirens, etc.) but also the big myths of our time. Hardcover under illustrated jacket. 80 pages. Text in French of Michel Beltrami.58 photographs


Photo Marc RIBOUD, Shanghai Art Museum, 2010 SIGNE

Marc RIBOUD, Shanghai Art Museum, 2010 SIGNE

420.00 €   295.00 €

Extremely rare! Beautiful copy bound under cover(blanket) with flap signed by the photographer on the title page. A magnificent retrospective of the great French photographer Marc Riboud opens on the 6th of March at the Shanghai Art Museum. Composed of 130 classic dark room prints, with half of them about China, and including previously unpublished pictures, this exhibition showcases the Best-Of of Marc Riboud’s 50-year of photographic career. 176 pages. Introductory texts, biography, chronology, miniature reproductions and legends with in Chinese and in English at the end of book.


Photo Luigi GHIRRI : Atelier Morandi. Contrejour / Palomar, 1992

Luigi GHIRRI : Atelier Morandi. Contrejour / Palomar, 1992

680.00 €   475.00 €

Very beautiful copy of a today untrecable book wich is not in sale on world web. In novembre 1992 few month after he died the Mois de la Photo à Paris labeled two Luigi Ghirri ‘s exhibitions . These exhibition was held by the Gallerie Contrejour. In 1989, 25 years after the death of Giorgio Morandi, a famous still life, Luigi Ghirri spend several days to photograph the Morandi’s studio in Bologna and also his countryside house. Text in frend and italian. 39 color photos in full page. The book was published in the occasion of these exibition at Paris and Contrejour also published a 30 copy limited edition portfolio with ten chromogenic prints in an orginal clamshell case. (cf. http://viviane-esders.com/produit/luigi-ghirri-1943-1992-2/)


Photo Harry GRUYAERT Lumières blanches. Ed. CNP,  1986 SIGNE

Harry GRUYAERT Lumières blanches. Ed. CNP, 1986 SIGNE

480.00 €   335.00 €

A very beautiful book published 30 years ago in a beautiful signed copy. Harry Gruyaert is on of the masters of the creative color. In his pictorial universe of its photos, the time seems often suspended, so reating a sensation of mystery. 45 color plates.



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