Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception. Andre Kertesz.
Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception
Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception
Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception
Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception

Andre Kertesz: A Lifetime of Perception

ISBN: 0810912074
New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. "Andre Kertesz, long acknowledged as the father of modern photography, has been capturing the human experience with his camera since 1912. This unique retrospective volume celebrates the seventy years of Kertesz' photographic career, from his youth in his native Hungary, through an exciting and fruitful decade in Paris, to his American period in Greenwich Village..." (from front flap) A large volume spanning the career of Andre Kertesz (1894-1985), the great Hungarian-American photographer whose life spanned, & recorded, much of the twentieth century. With reproductions of 150 of his most iconic images, 60 of which were theretofore unpublished. Photographs edited by Jane Corkin, long-time proprietor of her eponymous gallery in Toronto; & with an introduction by Ben Lifson (1941-2013), the acclaimed photography critic of The Village Voice in NYC. Hardcover in clipped dust jacket, first edition, an exemplary & sumptuous production by the venerable Harry N. Abrams imprint. A cornerstone Kertesz collectible; an enshrinement of the high art of photography. Book in very fine condition with only a bit of rubbing & one tiny scuff-mark near lower right corner of front cover; very slight wear & a few tiny marks at lower edges & corners of front, back covers & spine; very light yellowing & spotting to upper edge of text block. Interior very fine with only very light yellowing to blank margins & edges of page leaves. Dust jacket very fine with only light rubbing, browning & occasional spotting to front, back covers, spine & flaps; a bit of wear & a few tiny bumps at edges & corners of same. Very Fine / Very Fine. [Item #4010]

Price: $100.00