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John Thomson (1837-1921) : photographer

Author: Richard Ovenden; National Library of Scotland.
Publisher: Edinburgh : The Stationery Office, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Published to accompany an exhibition at the National Library of Scotland, this work draws attention to John Thomson's role as one of the most crucial innovators in the art of photography.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ovenden, Richard.
John Thomson (1837-1921)
Edinburgh : The Stationery Office, 1997
(OCoLC)665103582
Named Person: J Thomson
Material Type: Biography, Government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ovenden; National Library of Scotland.
ISBN: 0114958335 9780114958336
OCLC Number: 37370890
Notes: Includes index.
At foot of t.p.: National Library of Scotland.
Ill on inside covers.
Credits: At foot of title: National Library of Scotland.
Description: xvi, 222 p. : ill., 1 facsim., ports. ; 31 cm.
Contents: Creation; publication; ruins and structures - the romantic vision and the melancholy past; hearts of darkness - the street and its types; the face - formal portraits; man and nature; "A congenial, profitable and instructive occupation" - technical aspects of Thomson's photography, Michael Gray.
Responsibility: Richard Ovenden ; foreword by Sir David Puttnam ; specialist photographic printing and a chapter by Michael Gray.

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