The writer is often hidden behind the pen. However, in this stunning curated collection of photogravure portraits, authors, poets, and playwrights reveal themselves to the camera lens. In these photogravure portraits, the printmaking process ensures high-quality reproductions, lending gravures a rich, velvety texture. Face time with black-and-white portraits of the authors and writers behind some of the characters who have shaped our culture.
William Faulkner by Henri Cartier-Bresson
Henry Miller by Brassai
Ernest Hemingway by Yousuf Karsh
Susi Wyss by Robert Mapplethorpe
Robert Frost by Yousuf Karsh
Jean-Paul Sartre by Henri Cartier-Bresson
Carl Sandburg by Yousuf Karsh
James Joyce by Man Ray
Normal Mailer by Yousuf Karsh
Caterine Millinaire by Robert Mapplethorpe
Vladimir Nabokov by Yousuf Karsh
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