Lot 37: Author: Cartier-Bresson, Henri. Title: The Decisive Moment. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Simon and Schuster. Date Published: (1952). Description: Illustrated with 126 full or double-page heliogravures of Cartier-Bresson's photographs. (Folio) original pictorial boards, pictorial dust jacket. Caption booklet not present. First American Edition. One of the most important post-War photography books. The illustrated boards are after a cut-out by Henri Matisse, specially designed for this book. Condition: Spine partially perished, joints split, some wear and soiling to boards; contents very good, binding fair.
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