Beirut: City Centre, 1991. Photographs by Gabriele Basilico, Raymond Depardon, Fouad Elkoury, Rene Burri, Josef Koudelka, and Robert Frank. Introduction (in English) by Dominique Eddé. Editions Du Cypres, 1992. First edition, first printing. Clothbound in photo-illustrated dust jacket. 40 color & 90 black-and-white reproductions. Includes a list of plates and biographies on the artists. |
In November 1991 six world famous photographers were invited to Beirut on a commission to photograph the devastated downtown of the city following the end of the Lebanese civil war (1975-1990). A Stunning Book; Increasingly Rare!
As New in Shrink wrap (opened along small area--2" sq.).