Inside the Archives Jesse Alexander
Photographer: Jesse Alexander left America in 1953 for Europe with his young family to pursue his dream of becoming a motor racing photographer. He was one of the few Americans following the European sports-car and Formula One series, and he produced unforgettable images from one of the most glorious periods in racing.
Publisher/Date: UK: David Bull Publishing (2010) 1st Printing
Format/Condition: New hardcover book with dust jacket in Fine condition. 96 pages. Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 13 inches. Profusely illustrated in color and black-and-white.
Description: From his revealing portraits of famous drivers to his vivid images of action at Le Mans and classic grand prix circuits, Jesse Alexander's photographs have appeared in countless magazines, books, and galleries. But these well-known images represent only a small portion Alexander's work. For every photograph that racing fans already know, thousands more have remained largely unseen. “Inside The Archives” brings the best of these rare images to light for the first time, revealing a fresh, often unexpected side of Alexander's art and the world of cars and racing.