Platinum Prints & Classic Snaps by Elliott Erwitt at Magnum Print Room


LONDON.- Elliott Erwitt is one of the most respected Twentieth Century photographers. This Autumn, a set of editioned 30”x40” platinum prints from four of Erwitt’s best known images will be available for purchase in the UK for the first time at Magnum Print Room, London. Shown in the context of a broader selection of fine photographs drawn from Erwitt’s distinguished career, the selection includes photographs of racial segregation in North Carolina (1950), a kiss reflected in the wing mirror of a car (California, 1955), glamorous movie star Marilyn Monroe (New York, 1956), and one of his best loved pictures of the relationship between man and dog, Felix, Gladys and Rover (New York, 1976). Launched at this year’s Rencontres d’Arles in July, the four platinum prints were produced in May 2010 using cutting edge technology. Erwitt’s archive includes classic photojournalism and film star portra