Paul Strand Photography and Film for the Twentieth Century
ISBN: PB: 9780300207927, Yale University Press, October 2014
400 pp., 33x30.5 cm, 300 colour images, 30 black&white illus.
Through his amazing variety of innovative images, photographer Paul Strand (1890-1976) played a crucial role in establishing the medium's significance as a modern art form. Celebrating the recent acquisition of the core print collection of the Paul S...
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Lumiere Autochrome History, Technology, and Presentation
ISBN: PB: 9781606061251, Getty Publications, December 2013
380 pp., 26.2x22.9 cm, 225 colour illus., 75 black&white photos
This is a thoroughly illustrated guide to the history and technology of autochromes with a practical guide for storage and preservation. Louis Lumiere is perhaps best known for his seminal role in the invention of cinema, but his most important contr...
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In the Picture Self-portraits, 1958-2011
ISBN: PB: 9780300177299, Yale University Press, November 2011
468 pp., 21.6x24.1 cm, 450 duotone illus.
Lee Friedlander (b. 1934) has been tackling the challenge of self-portraiture throughout his prolific career. What began as an unorthodox investigation of the genre has become a masterful engagement spanning five decades. In this extraordinary compil...
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Galleries of Friendship and Fame A History of Nineteenth-Century American Photograph Albums
ISBN: PB: 9780300154061, Yale University Press, April 2010
216 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 49 black&white illus.
"Galleries of Friendship and Fame" is the first comprehensive investigation of the origin, development, and practices of 19th-century American photograph albums. In this fascinating book, the author argues that the album – whether functioning as fami...
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Photography and the Body in Nineteenth-Century France Yale French Studies, Number 139
ISBN: PB: 9780300257069, Yale University Press, September 2021
256 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 30 black&white illus.
In its first issue on photography, this volume of "Yale French Studies" presents multiple avenues of interdisciplinary investigation designed to intersect and open up new areas of inquiry in the twenty-first century. These intersections push beyond t...
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Family in the Picture, 1958-2013
ISBN: PB: 9780300204834, Yale University Press, May 2014
378 pp., 21.6x24.1 cm, 369 tritone illus.
This book is designed and conceived to complement. In the "Picture", his 2011 volume of self-portraits, Lee Friedlander's "Family in the Picture" is the family album of one of the most restless and inventive figures in the history of photography. The...
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Liminal Spaces Jurek Wajdowicz. Fotografie_75
ISBN: PB: 9783037784105, Lars Muller Publishers, January 2014
112 pp., 38.1x29.5 cm, 75 illus.
Polish-born photographer Jurek Wajdowicz's new art book luxuriates the viewer with both saturated and minimalist images that float between abstraction and reality of both the perceived and the imagined. The largeness of this limited-edition publicati...
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More than One Picture An Art History of the Hyperimage
ISBN: PB: 9781606066256, Getty Publications, November 2019
240 pp., 25x15 cm, illus.
In exhibitions, illustrated art books, and classrooms, artworks or their photographic reproductions are arranged as calculated ensembles that have their own importance. In this volume, Felix Thurlemann develops a theory of this type of image use, arg...
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Desert of Pharan Unofficial Histories Behind the Mass Expansion of Makkah
ISBN: PB: 9783037784853, Lars Muller Publishers, August 2016
400 pp., 24x17 cm, 400 illus.
Through a series of photographs, Ahmed Mater charts the city's origins to its more recent history over the last 5 years. It is a study of the site's recent transformation – Mecca, until recently, embodied a unique urban tapestry, layered with histori...
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Andreas Serrano El Dedo en la Llaga
ISBN: PB: 9788496466432, Prestel Publishing, La Fabrica, February 2010
206 pp., 24.1x18.4 cm, illus.
This is a visually stunning showcase of the most iconic images from controversial photographer Andres Serrano. Since the beginning of the 1980s, photographer Andres Serrano has addressed the contemporary world's most controversial issues in his image...
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