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Gerda Taro [Hardcover]

By Gerda Taro (Photographer), Irme Schaber (Editor), Richard Whelan (Editor) & Kristen Lubben (Editor)
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In 1934, after reading John Dos Passos' 1919, Gerda Taro left her home in Stuttgart for Paris. There she met the now legendary photographer Robert Capa, with whom she traveled to Spain at the start of the Civil War. As his lover and photographic partner--and as his manager--she is often credited with launching his career. She was also the first woman photojournalist to enter the heat of battle. The couple worked together until Taro was killed while photographing a crucial clash near Madrid in July 1937, just six days shy of her twenty-sixth birthday. The International Center of Photography holds by far the world's largest collection of Taro's work, including approximately 200 prints as well as original negatives. This selective survey of the ICP's holdings is organized chronologically, and set in context with the inclusion of magazine layouts; it is the first major collection of Gerda Taro's photographs ever published.

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Pages   176
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.75" Width: 8.5" Height: 11.25"
Weight:   2.55 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Nov 1, 2007
Publisher   Steidl/ICP
ISBN  3865215327  
ISBN13  9783865215321  

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