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Henri Cartier-Bresson in India 
 
  
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Paperback 
128 pages 
Thames & Hudson 
Published 1993 
  
Language Notes 
  
Text: English, French (translation)  
  
 
  
About the Author 
  
Born in 1908, Henri-Cartier Bresson studied painting in the late 1920s and committed himself to photography in the early 1930s. In 1947 he founded the photography agency Magnum. His work is featured in the collections of several prominent museums around the world. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.  
  
 
  
Book Description 
  
Produced over six visits to India, from 1947 through the early 80s, these dramatic images are shaped by an eye and mind legendary for their intelligent empathy and graphic honesty. Cartier-Bresson's pictures of refugee camps after the partition speak with the same passion as those of the Maharaja of Barodea's birthday celebration. This seminal artist's extraordinary gift of observation and his connections to the leaders of post-colonial India inform all these photographs, revealing the essence of a country that has long captured the world's imagination. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
 
  
 
  

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Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Walker Evans. Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photographs: A Reconstruction of the 1935 Exhibition at the Julien Levy Gallery in New York. 
  
Alvarez Bravo (Photographer); Henri Cartier-Bresson (Photographer); Walker Evans (Photographer); Daniel Giradin (Essay); & Ian Jeffrey (Essay)
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World: A Retrospective 
  
Philippe Arbaizar; Jean Clair; Claude Cookman; Peter Galassi; & Jean-Noel Jeanneney
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: A Biography 
  
Pierre Assouline (Author)
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographer 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson
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Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: Masters of Photography 
  
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Henri Cartier-Bresson
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: City and Landscapes 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson
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Henri Cartier-Bresson: Mexican Notebooks 1934-1964 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson; Carlos Fuentes (Introduction); & Michelle Beaver (Translator)
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Henri Cartier-Bresson in India 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson; & Satyajit Ray
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The Mind's Eye: Writings on Photography and Photographers 
  
Henri Cartier-Bresson; & Michael L. Sand
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In Our Time: The World As Seen by Magnum Photographers 
  
William Manchester; Jean Lacouture; Fred Ritchin; Minneapolis Institute of Arts; & Eastman Kodak Company
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Magnum: Fifty Years at the Front Line of History: The Story of the Legendary Photo Agency 
  
Russell Miller
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