Lot 27 of 196:
Henri Cartier-Bresson The Decisive Moment  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$450
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Decisive Moment

Author:
Cartier-Bresson, Henri

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Simon and Schuster

Date:
[1952]

Description:

Illustrated with 126 full or double-page heliogravures of Cartier-Bresson's photographs. (Folio) original pictorial boards, pictorial dust jacket. Booklet laid in with the captions (as issued). First American Edition.

One of the most important post-War photography books. The illustrated boards are after a cut-out by Henri Matisse, specially designed for this book.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket soiled and chipped; volume spine ends lightly; contents a bit shaken; small stain on Captions booklet; very good.


 
Item number:
259894
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