Werner Bischof, 1916-1954

Werner Bischof was one of the most outstanding photographers of the post Second World War period, whose work set new standards in photojournalism. This is the first complete study of his life and works. Documented by more than 140 full-page reproductions of Bischof's most important photographs, it is a comprehensive biography of unprecedented insight and eloquence, and includes illuminating extracts from his diaries, letters and manuscripts. 255 pages; over 140 full-page, b&w plates; 9.75 x 12 inches.


Werner Bischof / Guido Magnaguagno. Werner Bischof, 1916-1954. Thames and Hudson, 1990. ISBN: 9780500092156