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Saul Leiter
Super RARE! SIGNED! Saul Leiter - Retrospektive. Signed and stamped -1st Ed 2012
2012. Sale only today!!! Super RARE! Beautiful Signed book!!!! SIGNED by Saul Leiter - Retrospektive. Signed and stamped!. 1ST EDITION & 1ST PRINTING 2012 Printed in Germany!!! Kehrer Verlag., Hamburg Germany 2012. Signed and stamped by Saul Leiter. First edition, first impression. Hardcover, cloth bound in open slipcase, edited by Brigitte Woischnik, Ingo Taubhorn, texts by Adam Harrison Levy, Brigitte Woischnik, Carrie Springer, Ingo Taubhorn, Margit Erb, Rolf Nobel, Ulrich Rüter, Vince Aletti Kehrer. Saul Leiter (b. 1923 in Pittsburgh) has only in recent years received his due as one of the great pioneers of color photography. This can perhaps be attributed to the fact that Leiter saw himself for a long time mainly as a painter. After coming to New York in 1946, he exhibited alongside abstract expressionists like Willem de Kooning before beginning in the late 1940s to take photographs. Like Robert Frank or Helen Levitt, he found his motifs on the streets of New York, but at the same time was visibly interested in abstraction. Edward Steichen was one of the first to discover Leiter's photography, showing it in the 1950s in two important exhibitions at New York's Museum of Modern Art. Back then color photography was regarded as "low art," fit only for advertising. Leiter accordingly worked primarily as a fashion photographer, for magazines such as Esquire and Harper's Bazaar. Nearly forty years would go by before his extraordinary artistic color photography was rediscovered. This book, published to mark the first major retrospective of Leiter's work anywhere in the world, … [Klicken Sie unten für eine ausführliche Beschreibung]
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