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Elliott Erwitt Snaps: Fifth Avenue


Elliott Erwitt Snaps: Fifth Avenue

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Description: A special limited Collector's Edition Elliott Erwitt Snaps photography book and an original silver gelatin print of Fifth Avenue, New York, 1947 (as shown). This is a unique chance to own an limited edition silver gelatin print by Elliott Erwitt.

This special edition book is beautifully bound, individually signed and numbered, and presented in a custom-made box together with an original print that is signed and numbered by Elliott Erwitt. The book and the print are individually limited to a run of between 100 and 250 copies.

The book includes the images Fifth Avenue, New York (1947), New York (1969), Marilyn Monroe, New York (1956) Valencia, Spain (1952), Provence, France (1955), and Paris (1989).

This hardcover book measures 5½ inches by 8¼ inches. Published February 28, 2002.

One of the greatest image makers of his generation, Elliott Erwitt (b.1928) describes himself as 'a professional photographer by trade and an amateur photographer by vocation.' A member of Magnum since 1954, his camera has taken him all over the globe and his pictures have been the subject of many books and exhibitions worldwide. Artist and documenter, his work spans many traditions, subjects and approaches to photography.

Brand: Phaidon

Origin: United States