Book Review

Paul Strand: The World on My Doorstep, 1950-1976

EW's GRADE
A

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Paul Strand moved to Europe in 1950 and began photographing the people and their landscapes. The book Paul Strand: The World on My Doorstep, 1950-1976 reveals a fascinating dichotomy: The landscapes are reminiscent of Dutch Masters' oils, gently flowing toward the horizon, while human subjects confront the camera with an unblinking eye. An essay, by friend and artist Catherine Duncan, completes the look at the artist's oeuvre. A

Originally posted Aug 12, 1994 Published in issue #235 Aug 12, 1994 Order article reprints