Who made this picture?
August 13, 2010 7:10 AM   Subscribe

Cool image. Whose is it?

I find this book's cover visually appealing. I'd like to see more of the photographer's work but I can't search for more until I figure out the person's name.

Any ideas?
posted by mcbeth to Media & Arts (5 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
His name is Saul Leiter. More images here.

Name is on the back cover of the book, found via Google books.
posted by Admiral Haddock at 7:16 AM on August 13, 2010

You can see the image in this blog post, as well.
posted by Admiral Haddock at 7:17 AM on August 13, 2010

It is Saul Leiter, but it also reminds me a bit of Luigi Ghirri. It's the aesthetic of the color snapshot. Interesting to compare the shots of Italy to the shots of the US.
posted by turtlewithoutashell at 7:35 AM on August 13, 2010

Good grief, you popped out a name that quickly and supplied me with a treasure chest too? Admiral, I think I love you. Thanks.
posted by mcbeth at 7:44 AM on August 13, 2010

A hole in one!
posted by Aizkolari at 7:47 AM on August 13, 2010

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