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Bruce Davidson/Paul Caponigro : two American photographers in Britain and Ireland

Author: Jennifer A Watts; Scott Wilcox
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Bruce Davidson (b. 1933) and Paul Caponigro (b. 1932) are two of the greatest American photographers of their generation. Working in different traditions, and exhibiting fundamentally distinct approaches, they are both brilliant observers whose art inspires and provokes. This book, the first to pair the two, examines the work they produced during visits to Britain and Ireland in the 1960s and 1970s. The gritty  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Bruce Davidson; Paul Caponigro; Bruce Davidson; Paul Caponigro; Paul Caponigro; Bruce Davidson; Bruce Davidson; Paul Caponigro
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer A Watts; Scott Wilcox
ISBN: 9780300201499 0300201494
OCLC Number: 862098379
Description: ix, 220 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Observation and vision : a British context / Scott Wilcox --
Strangers in a strange land / Jennifer A. Watts --
Gallery --
Checklist.
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer A. Watts and Scott Wilcox.

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