New York: Aperture Book, 1997. 80 pgs. Numerous photos, "some of his most beloved images," as well as a "selection of little-known work chosen for this classic monograph." Also includes a poem by Octavio Paz, "Memory of Mexico," by Andre Breton in "The Minotaur," a chronology of Alvarez Bravo's life, and an essay by Frederick Kaufman that "weaves together Alvarez Bravo's recollections, biographical information, and Mexican history in order to illuminate the extraordinary story of the photographer's life against a backdrop of a complex and ever-changing culture." Frontispiece: Optical parable, 1931. DJ front: Senor de Papantla, Papantla, Veracruz, 1934-35. DJ back: Frida Kahlo (con pincel/with brush), 1930's.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus. by Alvarez Bravo, Manuel.
Bookseller: Spectator Books
California, United States