Groundbreaking Photographer Robert Frank Dies at Age 94

Robert Frank, a giant of 20th century photography whose seminal book "The Americans" captured singular, candid moments of the 1950s and helped free picture-taking from the boundaries of clean lighting and linear composition, has died.

  • Published 10 September 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Frank, a giant of 20th century photography whose seminal book "The Americans" captured singular, candid moments of the 1950s and helped free picture-taking from the boundaries of clean lighting and linear composition, has died. He was 94. Frank died on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, The New York Times reported, citing Peter MacGill, whose Manhattan gallery has represented Frank's work since 1983. Frank and his second wife, June Leaf,… Read at AP News