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Looking East

McCurry, Steve (signed)

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ISBN 10: 0714846376 / ISBN 13: 9780714846378
Editorial: Phaidon Press, 0
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Librería: Phototitles Limited (Osgodby, Reino Unido) Cantidad: 2
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Looking East. Published by Phaidon Signed by the Photographer This portfolio contains a selection of the best and most poignant portraits by Steve McCurry, known and loved the world over for his beautiful and enduring images of the landscapes and cultures of South and Southeast Asia. The collection includes some iconic as well as previously unknown portraits of children, monks, pilgrims and travellers that McCurry has encountered on his journeys throughout Afghanistan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), Pakistan and Tibet. about the author Steve McCurry was a freelance magazine photographer based in India when he first achieved fame. In 1979 he crossed rebel-controlled Afghanistan prior to the Russian invasion, producing a unique story that was published around the world. It won him the Overseas Press ClubÆs Robert Capa Gold Medal for photographic reporting ærequiring exceptional courage and enterpriseÆ ? the first of many subsequent awards to his credit. In 1985, he became a member of the photographersÆ co-operative Magnum. Exhibitions of his work have been held all over the world and his previous books include The Imperial Way (1985), Monsoon (1988), Portraits (Phaidon, 1999)and South soth East (Phaidon 2000). ISBN 0714846376 Phaidon, London, 2006. 128 pp., 75 color illustrations, 15x10¥ . N° de ref. de la librería 2292

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This striking new publication, a sequel to Phaidon?s 2000 bestseller South Southeast, is a new selection of the very best of Steve McCurry?s beautiful and powerful portraits from South and Southeast Asia.

Críticas: ?The monks, travellers, children, pilgrims and parents pictured here engage both the eye and emotion, and leave a lingering sense of the universality of feelings beneath the varied traditional garb displayed so sumptuously here.?

?further evidence of McCurry?s standing as one of the finest photojournalists of his generation.?

?an almost anthropological subsection of humanity, an extraordinarily beautiful historical document for future times.?
Sunday Herald

?nothing short of outstanding. ? wonderful images. Every one is worth lingering over and the generous presentation ? one picture per spread ? really gives each image the breathing space it deserves. Just buy a copy and look into the eyes of every portrait ? we guarantee you?ll be moved.?
Photography Monthly

'Steve McCurry's lushly poignant shots of the people and places of Asia have yielded some of the best know photographic icons of our time ... his images often dance on a knife-edge between sensuality and tragedy, sentiment and anguish.'

'evocative ... documents [McCurry's] journey to capture the essence and soul of a country through its people and landscape.'
Thomas Cook Travel

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Título: Looking East

Editorial: Phaidon Press, 0

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro: New

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author(s)

Edición: 1st Edition

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