Walker Evans: American Photographs

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First published in 1938 by The Museum of Modern Art, American Photographs, an Indisputable classic, has often been out of print. This new fiftieth-anniversary edition, with duotone plates made from prints and the original design and typography re-created as precisely as possible, makes Evan's landmark available again. The following statement appeared on the jacket of the 1938 edition. The use of the visual arts to show us our own moral and economic situation has today fallen almost completely into the hands of the ...