The first full English language edition. It comprises the original photographs, layout and texts, including the unrevised introduction from 1967, plus a text based on a taped interview with Strömholm conducted over five days at a hotel in Paris. Its non-narrative style has had a huge influence on subsequent generations of photographers. Sample images.
Christer Strömholm, born in 1918 in Sweden, began is photographic career in earnest in1958, traveling to places like Paris, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Calcutta, and Nairobi. He is most known for his intimate black-and-white street photography portrait series. This is the first English edition of ‘Poste Restante’, a book originally published in Swedish. It comprises the original photographs, layout, and texts, including the unrevised introduction from 1967, a text based on a taped interview with Strömholm conducted over five days at a hotel in Paris. Titled “Before the Photographs”, in it he recounts childhood memories and various of his experiences during World War II.
Publisher: Art And Theory Publishing
Size: 210 x 250 mm
- ISBN 13
- Art and Theory
- Binding Additional
Standard UK Delivery
Order value under £100: £4.50 per order (however many titles)
Order value over £100: Free shipping
Click here for full details...