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Photographer and reporter
1892 11 08
1975 11 18
On Gandhi “He (…) eagerly twisted the white cotton thread as if for him there was nothing else in the world but spinning yarn.”, Walter Bosshard, 7.4.1930.
© Walter Bosshard / Fotostiftung Schweiz / Archives of Contemporary History, ETH Zurich
Walter Bosshard (1892 – 1975) was a Swiss photographer and reporter. He was instrumental in shaping the style of illustrated magazines that became popular at the end of the 1920s and is considered a pioneer of modern photojournalism.
Wikipedia, last update 2023.04.05.
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