Photographers on Their Favorite Image from Robert Frank’s The Americans

November 5, 2012

The cover of Robert Frank's influential book The Americans.

Photographer Jason Eskenazi was working as a guard at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City in 2009 when the museum hosted “Looking In: Robert Frank’s The Americans,” a fiftieth anniversary retrospective of one of the most influential bodies of documentary photography. Eskenazi asked dozens of photographers he recognized at the show to name their “knock-out favorite image,”...

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