New York Portrait of a City

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The soul of the skyscrapers.

The most evocative shots of the City that never sleeps.

Relive the epic history of New York through several hundred aerial photos dating from the mid-19th century th century to the present day . This exceptional selection, now available in a general public edition, pays homage to the architectural, political, social and photographic heritage of the Big Apple.
From the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge to the immigrants arriving at Ellis Island, Slums on the Lower East Side with majestic Art Deco skyscrapers, the city reveals itself block after block, in all its complexity, energy, diversity and style. The photos presented are signed by artists as eminent as Berenice Abbott, Weegee, Margaret Bourke-White, William Claxton, Marvin E. Newman, Ralph Gibson, Steve Schapiro, Peter Lindbergh, Lee Friedlander, Nan Goldin and Ryan McGinley . They are accompanied by a detailed list of 100 most beautiful books, films and pieces of music inspired by the City that never sleeps .

Cloth binding, 17.2 x 24 cm, 1.92 kg, 428 pages