Marvin E. Newman. Art Edition No. 1–75 ‘Coney Island, 1953’

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In 1952, after studying photography at Chicago’s Institute of Design, native New Yorker Marvin E. Newman returned to his hometown. Like many artists before, he set about chronicling the city. Unlike his predecessors, Newman chose color photography as the preeminent medium for capturing the people, landmarks, chaos, and energy of the self-proclaimed Greatest City in the World, commenting, “We see in color, so black and white is technically a handicap for representing the world.”

This stately Art Edition presents the photographer’s first-ever career monograph, featuring some 170 pictures from the late 1940s through to the early 1980s, and accompanied by the signed photographic print Coney Island, 1953.

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  • Numbered and signed by Marvin E. Newman.

  • Art Edition (1-75) includes literature and archived print.

  • Contributors: Marvin E. Newman, Lyle Rexer, Reuel Golden.

  • Carbon neutral publisher from Cologne, Germany.

  • Size: Hardcover, 30.5 x 44 cm, 236 pages.

  • Artwork: Pigment print on Platine Archival Fibre Rag paper, 45.6 x 30.5 cm on 50 x 38 cm paper.

  • Edition: English.

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