México: Secretaría de Cultura de la Ciudad de México/DGE Equilibrista, 2008. First edition. Paperback. 166p., photo plates, facsimiles, wrps, 4to. New. Item #138150
Large-format compilation of black-and-white, early-20th century, period portrait photos of Mexican peasant life and archaeological sites, as well as Iberic-American artists, filmmakers and movie stars. By internationally acclaimed Colombian photographer, Leo Matiz, (1917-1998). Features photos of Gabriel Figueroa, Luis Buñuel, Los Hermanos Soler, Janice Logan, Frida kahlo, David Alfaro Siqueiros and José Clemente Orozco, among others. With historical commentary throughout. Printed on heavy coated stock.