Mary Ellen Mark
American Odyssey, 1963-1999
ISBN10: 0893818801 ISBN13: 9780893818807 Publisher: Aperture Published: Oct 1 1999 Weight: 3.55lbs. Height: 12.75" Width: 11.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Signed and inscribed by Mark on the half-title; included also is a laid-in gallery card signed by Mark.
"Mark works in a classic documentary mode: her work imprints itself on viewers in the way that only great photography can." --"Harpers Bazaar"
Recently voted by the readers of "American Photography" as their favorite woman photographer of all time, Mary Ellen Mark has made some of America's most iconic photographs. She is unsurpassed at shaping both the odd and the everyday into genuinely surprising photographs that subtly yet powerfully challenge our preconceptions or intensify our convictions. Mary Ellen Mark's poetic and at times disquieting photographs form a fascinating portrait of a complex, amusing, and occasionally unsettling country and its people.