Presentation by Actes Sud :
"Dans le prolongement de l'ouvrage Une Collection, publié en 2015 et devenu collector, cette nouvelle publication invite ceux qui aiment les livres à découvrir l'exceptionnelle collection de livres de photographie appartenant à la Maison Européenne de la Photographie.
Les cent livres présentés dans cette édition sont choisis parmi les 32 000 références de la bibliothèque de la MEP qui en font la bibliothèque de photographie la plus grande d'Europe et témoignent ainsi de l’importance du livre dans l’histoire de la photographie. L’ouvrage est une sélection de livres d’auteurs, choisis tant pour leur qualité éditoriale qu’artistique, révélant un rapport particulier entre l’œuvre photographique et l’objet livre."
The selection of the 100 books included in this anthology, and each text of presentation (in French only) are the work of Irène Attinger, founder and director of the MEP's library since its creation in 1996. FOr each book, you will find an image of the cover, 2 to 4 images of double-spreads, elements of bibliography, and the text by Irène Attinger.
Listen HERE (in French) to a short interview with Irène Attinger by Brigitte Patient on France Inter radio.
The book is co-published by Actes Sud and MEP / Maison Européenne de la Photographie.
224 pages - Hardcover
Actes Sud / MEP, 2018
Format ; 24 x 30 cm
New - Mint condition
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