Stock Image

Hungarian Photography in the Twentieth Century: Brassaï, Capa, Kertész, Moholy-Nagy, Munkácsi

BAKI, Péter / Colin FORD / George SZIRTES

2 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1905711778 / ISBN 13: 9781905711772
Published by Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2011
From Riverrun Books & Manuscripts (Hastings on Hudson, NY, U.S.A.)

Heritage Bookseller
AbeBooks Member Since 1996

Quantity Available: 1

About this Item

Folio. Color photographs. Original yellow cloth; original dust jacket. Some insignificant rubbing to jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 400609

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Hungarian Photography in the Twentieth ...

Publisher: Royal Academy of Arts, London

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First edition.

About this title


Brassai, Capa, Kertesz, Moholy-Nagy and Munkasci radically changed the face of photojournalism and art photography between the two world wars. With essays by leading authorities in the field, this book examines the way in which the extraordinary activity of these five men established Hungary as the centre of art photography at the time."

About the Author:

Péter Baki is director of the Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemét. Colin Ford was the founding director of the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in Bradford, England (now the National Media Museum). George Szirtes is a Hungarian poet and translator.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Under new ownership in 2016. Riverrun specializes in rare and antiquarian books & literary manuscripts of all periods, with an emphasis on literary first editions, signed & inscribed books, science fiction, travel & exploration, and Americana. Our cataloged inventory exceeds 15,000 titles, all of which may be found online. The shop's revolving inventory of some 30,000 volumes means that there is always more to discover if you pay us a visit. We are open by appointment, so please call or e-mail ahead to confirm availability.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

New York State residents must pay the appropriate sales tax. We will notify you after your order of any additional charges owed.

All purchases are shipped subject to approval, and we will accept returns if notified within ten days of receipt for any reason. Please e-mail or call (914) 478-1339 to initiate your return. In your e-mail, please include your name, item(s), and reason for return.

We will confirm your return upon receipt and issue a refund or credit / exchan...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Invoice Bank/Wire Transfer