Au Crayon – Inscribed 1st Edition, 2004 – Magnum Photos

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We know the provocative statements of Henri Cartier-Bresson against photography. We know that since 1974 he devoted himself almost exclusively to drawing, from observation, his first vocation, his favorite art he considers a "meditation" and a "hard fun." These images include self-portraits, portraits of his friends, copies of the great masters, nudes, landscapes, views of Paris or elsewhere, he made hundreds of drawings. Drawn Cahiers propose to discover this lesser known work of one of the most celebrated photographers of the world.

First Edition. Inscribed by Henri Cartier-Bresson.

Condition

Fine; a tight, clean, bright copy with light soiling and slight shelf wear to covers now protected by a clear mylar cover.

  • Format: Softcover
  • Language: French
  • Pages: 150
  • Publisher: Buchet-Chastel, Les Cahiers Dessinés
  • Publication Year: 2004
  • ISBN: 2-283-02-053-0

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Exclusively available in a very limited quantity, this rare book has been inscribed and signed by Henri Cartier-Bresson.


We know the provocative statements of Henri Cartier-Bresson against photography. We know that since 1974 he devoted himself almost exclusively to drawing, from observation, his first vocation, his favorite art he considers a "meditation" and a "hard fun." These images include self-portraits, portraits of his friends, copies of the great masters, nudes, landscapes, views of Paris or elsewhere, he made hundreds of drawings. Drawn Cahiers propose to discover this lesser known work of one of the most celebrated photographers of the world.

First Edition. Inscribed by Henri Cartier-Bresson.

Condition

Fine; a tight, clean, bright copy with light soiling and slight shelf wear to covers now protected by a clear mylar cover.

  • Format: Softcover
  • Language: French
  • Pages: 150
  • Publisher: Buchet-Chastel, Les Cahiers Dessinés
  • Publication Year: 2004
  • ISBN: 2-283-02-053-0

The Magnum Store usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

International Orders:
Please note that if you choose First Class International for orders up to 4lbs or up to $400, delivery can take up to 30 days and tracking may not be available for your country.

If you choose Priority Mail International for your order delivery usually takes between 6 to 10 days depending on your country. Tracking will always be available.

If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email store@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.