Three Seconds From Eternity: Photographs by Robert Doisneau
Hardcover. Condition: Like-New. Dust Jacket: Fine. 1979. 1st Edition.
New York Graphic Society, Boston.
Mylar protective sleeve provided for dust jacket.
A book of beautiful photgraphs from Doisneau. He was a French photographer. In the 1930s he used a Leica on the streets of Paris. He and Henri Cartier-Bresson were pioneers of photojournalism. He is renowned for his 1950 image Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall), a photograph of a couple kissing in the busy streets of Paris. Doisneau was appointed a Chevalier (Knight) of the Legion of Honour in 1984