Elliott Erwitt's Dogs
A gorgeous little book: One of the 20th century's most celebrated image-makers, this collection, focuses on Elliott Erwitt's distinctive photographs of dogs. In a heartfelt and original tribute to man's best friend, this photographic master captures all the diversity of the canine kingdom. We witness Fido's many moods from playful, perky scamp to quiet and constant companion. Ranging from daring little imps to lumbering and gentle beasts, Erwitt's images unveil the quirkiness that makes these creatures so beloved while combining an unerring sense of composition with the magic of the moment. SELLING POINTS: Essay by Peter Mayle A treasure for both dog lovers and photography aficionados An accessible format ideal for gift-giving 176 tritone photographs
Elliott Erwitt is one of the most prestigious photographers in the world. A street photography legend, he is best known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situations within everyday settings - a master of Henri Cartier-Bresson's "decisive moment."