Henri Cartier-Bresson - Lot de 6 livres - 1954/1964

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Henri Cartier-Bresson - Lot de 6 livres - 1954/1964
Photography - Quantity: 6 - Book

- ‘Les Danses à Bali’. S.l., Robert Delpire / Collection: ‘Huit’', (1954). unpaginated. Full publisher’s case binding. Without dust jacket. First edition of this superb collection of photographs with a preface by Antonin Artaud. Married since 1937 to Ratna Mohini - a Balinese dancer - who translated the texts accompanying her husband's photographs, this book is the second book published in France written by the man who was nicknamed ‘the eye of the century’.

- ‘L' Imaginaire d' après Nature’. Published by Fata Morgana, Saint Clément. First edition 1996. Copy on laid paper. 86 pages.

- ‘Rome’. Published by Editions Rencontre, Lausanne. 1963. Bound, 27 x 18 cm, illustrated cover. With about sixty images of the photographer, printed in offset, and some full-page engravings and inserted in the text. 228 pages.

- ‘Belgique - Atlas Des Voyages’. Published by Editions Rencontre, Lausanne, 1963. 219 pages.

- ‘Java, Bali’. Photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson except for two photographs by Maurice Bouton.
Lausanne, published by Editions Rencontre, 1963. 220 pages, text on 2 columns, 48 plates of photographs, a little defect on the headcap.

- ‘BIRMANIE’. Lausanne: Published by Editions Rencontre, 1964. (8) - 214 pages. A little defect on the headcap.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
6
Subject
Photography
Author/ Illustrator
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Book Title
Lot de 6 livres
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1954
Publication year youngest item
1964
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
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