Description - Marilyn Monroe, New York, 1956 by Elliott Erwitt
Each "Collector's Edition" comprises a special edition of a Phaidon book that is cloth bound and presented in a cloth bound box with an original print, made, signed and numbered by the artist or photographer. Six different images from Elliott Erwitt are available: "Paris, 1989"; "Valencia, Spain, 1952"; "Provence, France, 1955"; "Fifth Avenue, New York, 1947"; "Marylin Monroe, New York, 1956"; and "New York, 1986". Elliott Erwitt, a leading photographer of his generation and a member of the prestigious Magnum Agency, has been taking photographs all over the world since the late 1940s. "Snaps" is the most complete collection of Erwitt's work, packed with amusing, moving, intense and beautiful images in Erwitt's unmistakable style. It captures the famous and the ordinary, the strange and the mundane, over more than half a century, through the lens of one of the period's finest image makers.
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Author Biography - Elliott Erwitt
One of the greatest image makers of his generation, Elliott Erwitt (b.1928) describes himself as 'a professional photographer by trade and an amateur photographer by vocation.' A member of Magnum since 1954, his camera has taken him all over the globe and his pictures have been the subject of many books and exhibitions worldwide. Artist and documenter, his work spans many traditions, subjects and approaches to photography.