By: Peter Galassi
Essay by Richard Benson
In the book's main essay, Peter Galassi, the Museum's Chief Curator of Photography, offers the first in-depth account of Friedlander's career. Richard benson, Dean of the yale Univesity School of Art, contributes a second essay telling the story of his own role in making Friedlander's books. The first detailed catalogue of Friedlander's books, special editions, and portfolios, along with a chronolgy and bibliography, conclude the volume.
480 pages; 860 reproductions (812 duotone, 48 color)