Paul Strand (1890-1976) Vintage Gravure Photograph, "Fishing Nets", c.1950's, 6 x 5, B/W, Janitzio, Lake Patzcuaro, Michoacan, Mexico, from his extensive work in Mexico, by an American photographer, who is one of the giants of 20th century photography, and filmmaker who, along with fellow modernist photographers like Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Weston, helped establish photography as an art form in the 20th century. The abstract-like image in this close up of the fishing boats' nets is stunning. The photograph is attractively mounted on conservation mat board to an overall size of 11 x 14. Please note this is not a modern reprint it is an original 1950's photogravure. In fine condition.