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Harry Callahan

Author: Sarah Greenough; Harry M Callahan; National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington [D.C.] : National Gallery of Art ; Boston : Distributed by Bulfinch Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Known for his boldly innovative explorations of his everyday life as well as the natural and urban landscape, Harry Callahan is a giant in the world of photography. This remarkable book, which includes more than 100 beautifully reproduced photographs, traces Callahan's career from the early 1940s to the present day and illuminates the connections between his subject matter and his constant experimentation.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Greenough, Sarah, 1951-
Harry Callahan.
Washington [D.C.] : National Gallery of Art ; Boston : Distributed by Bulfinch Press, ©1996
(OCoLC)690563572
Named Person: Harry M Callahan; Harry Callahan; Harry M Callahan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Greenough; Harry M Callahan; National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
ISBN: 0821223135 9780821223130 0894682229 9780894682223
OCLC Number: 34078146
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Mar. 3-May 19, 1996 and at four other venues in the U.S.
Description: 199 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: The Art of Seeing / Sarah Greenough.
Responsibility: Sarah Greenough.

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A collection of photographs by Harry Callahan, whose interest in fine art photography was sparked by Ansel Adam's visit to the Detroit Camera Club in 1941. A celebrated photographer of nature, the  Read more...

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