Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Henri Cartier-Bresson


By Henri Cartier-Bresson; Yves Bonnefoy

Bulfinch, Hardcover, 9780821219867, 338pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1992


For more than 45 years, Henri Cartier-Bresson's camera has glorified the decisive moment in images of unique beauty and lyrical compassion. From the cities of war-torn Europe to the rural landscape of the American South, this retrospective volume shows the lifework of a legendary photographer. 155 duotone illustrations.

About the Author
Henri Cartier-Bresson is one of this century's leading photographers and his exciting career has profoundly influenced the field. His earliest images are of Europe in the 1930s and 40s; he later traveled throughout the world, to the United States, India, Japan, China, Mexico, the Soviet Union, to frame the world with his camera.