John Stezaker is a collector of images; in The 3rd Person Archive, he brings the focus on long-forgotten characters, lives lost in photographs from the early 20th century. In these thumbnail-size images, cropped from urban or countryside landscapes, he isolates some characters and give them back their importance.
This book is listed in "The Photobook: A History volume III" by Martin Parr & Gerry Badger.
300 pages - Hardcover, no DJ
Walther Koenig, 2008
New - Mint condition
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