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Lola Alvarez Bravo Picturing Mexico
ISBN: HB: 9780300238709, Yale University Press, November 2018
96 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm, 70 colour illus.
This stunning and lyrical volume highlights the personal work of Lola Alvarez Bravo (1903-1993), one of Mexico's foremost photographers. alvarez Bravo worked as a photojournalist, commercial photographer, portraitist, and educator and played a critic...
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£20,00
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Empire of the Eagle An Illustrated Natural History
ISBN: HB: 9780300232899, Yale University Press, November 2018
288 pp., 28.9x23.5 cm, 400 colour illus.
Eagles hold a unique allure among birds for their combination of power, grace, and predatory prowess. Captivating the human imagination, these raptors have symbolized pride, freedom, and independence of spirit since humankind's earliest times. This b...
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Oscar G. Rejlander Artist Photographer
ISBN: HB: 9780300237092, Yale University Press, November 2018
300 pp., 29.8x24.8 cm, 225 colour and black&white illus.
Oscar G. Rejlander (1813-1875) was a Swedish-born photographer who pioneered the genre of art photography. He is best known for combining negatives to form elaborate allegorical compositions and for his ability to communicate expression through his p...
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Old Paris and Changing New York Photographs by Eugene Atget and Berenice Abbott
ISBN: HB: 9780300235791, Yale University Press, October 2018
156 pp., 29.2x25.4 cm, 100 colour illus.
In this comprehensive study, Kevin Moore examines the relationship between Eugene Atget (1857-1927) and Berenice Abbott (1898-1991) and the nuances of their individual photographic projects. Abbott and Atget met in Man Ray's Paris studio in the early...
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Eye on the West Photography and the Contemporary West
ISBN: HB: 9780300232851, Yale University Press, September 2018
112 pp., 29.2x27.9 cm, 34 colour and black&white illus.
The histories of the North American West and photography have been intertwined since photography reached America. From the middle of the 19th century, images of the West have continuously played a significant role in defining the ways the region is p...
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£50,00
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Winslow Homer and the Camera Photography and the Art of Painting
ISBN: HB: 9780300214550, Yale University Press, July 2018
208 pp., 27.9x23.5 cm, 138 colour illus.
One of the greatest American painters of the 19th century, Winslow Homer (1836-1910) also maintained a deep engagement with photography throughout his career. Focusing on the important, yet often-overlooked, role that photography played in Homer's ar...
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£35,00
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Analog Culture Printer's Proofs from the Schneider/Erdman Photography Lab, 1981-2001
ISBN: HB: 9780300233032, Yale University Press, June 2018
188 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 141 colour and black&white illus.
Providing an expansive and revelatory look at the collaborative artistic relationship between photographers and printers, this book focuses on the work and practice of Schneider/Erdman, Inc., a Manhattan-based printing business owned by Gary Schneide...
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Extended Moment Fifty Years Collecting Photographs at the National Gallery of Canada
ISBN: HB: 9788874398027, 5 Continents Editions, May 2018
272 pp., 29x23 cm
A sumptuous celebration of one of the world's most striking photograph collections at the National Gallery of Canada. This publication explores the historical and art historical context of these photographs and the deepening of our understanding of t...
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£38,00
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Pompeii Archive
ISBN: HB: 9780300233667, Yale University Press, April 2018
120 pp., 27.9x32.4 cm, 83 duotone illus.
Handsomely illustrated and grand in scale, this book features images by American photographer William Wylie (b. 1957) taken over the course of five years. The photographs reanimate the ancient city of Pompeii, showing the ongoing cycles of deteriorat...
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Raghubir Singh Modernism on the Ganges
ISBN: HB: 9781588396358, Metropolitan Museum of Art, October 2017
224 pp., 22.9x27.9 cm, 150 colour illus.
Raghubir Singh (1942-1999) was a pioneer of color street photography who worked and published prolifically from the late 1960s until his death in 1999 at age 56. His vivid, intensely hued photographs capture rural and urban India and iconic depiction...
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