Ninety seminal images by the world's greatest artists provide a stunning tour of the twentieth-century's greatest photographs. From the first image, Heinrich Zille's -Nine Boys Practising Handstands- to the final, Nan Goldin's backstage portrait of transvestite performers, this generously illustrated volume explores photography's impact on the way we experience the world. Every major photographer is represented in double-page spreads, which feature one full-page image, a brief essay on the artist, and additional images of ...

Icons of Photography: The 20th Century 2005, Prestel Publishing

ISBN-13: 9783791333366

2nd Revised edition

Trade paperback

Icons of Photography: The 20th Century 1999, Prestel Publishing

ISBN-13: 9783791320014