Koudelka, Josef
Koudelka / with texts by Robert Delpire, Dominique Eddé, Anna Farova ... [ et al.]
Robert Delpire Dominique Eddé Anna Fárová
London: Thames & Hudson, 2012 | Other editions
275 p. : ill.
9780500543269 (hardcover)
Placing suggestion
761.2 (SISO) Fotografen (ZIZO)

Availability in Flemish libraries

About Robert Delpire

CC BY 2.0 - Image by Daniel Hennemand from Paris, France

Robert Delpire (24 January 1926 – 26 September 2017) was an art publisher, editor, curator, film producer and graphic designer who lived and worked in Paris. He predominantly concerned himself with documentary photography, influenced by his interest in anthropology.: 189 

Delpire was editor-in-chief of the cultural review Neuf. He published books of photography, illustration and graphic art through Éditions Delpire and Photo Poche. Photo Poche has been described as "the most successful series of photography monographs ever published", books that "have introduced successive generations to photography". Delpire was the first to publish many notable books of photography including Les Américains (1958, The Americans) by Robert Frank, "perhaps the most influential photography book of the 20th century"; and Les Gitans (1975, Gypsies)…Read more on Wikipedia