East 100th Street Bruce Davidson. Appears to have been originally a softcover which was rebound. Pages, photos and text are unmarked and clean. Cloth edges are frayed in several places most notably along the edge of the front cover. Spine has been reinforced with tape.Light soiling and tanning as usual. Edges have the usual tanning. The book, which was designed by Elton Robinson and printed by Case-Hoyt Corporation, is profusely illustrated throughout with spectacular reproductions of Davidson's images of the residents of New York City's East 100th Street.
123 full page b&w photographic plates through out. For two years in the 1960's, Bruce Davidson photographed one block in East Harlem. He went back day after day, standing on sidewalks, knocking on doors, asking permission to photograph a face, a child, a room, a family. Through his skill, his extraordinary vision, and his deep respect for his subjects, Davidson's portrait of the people of East 100th Street is a powerful statement of the dignity and humanity that is in all people.
Roth: Book of 101 Books. Despite flaws, a good solid copy of this now infamous Harlem photo essay.A seminal late twentieth century photography book. This landmark photographic study of East Harlem is considered by many to be Davidson's greatest work. The item "Bruce Davidson East 100th Street New York City Photographs 1st Original 1970" is in sale since Wednesday, December 19, 2007. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "hmxa15a" and is located in Island Park, New York.
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