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Snapshot : painters and photography, Bonnard to Vuillard

Author: Elizabeth Wynne Easton; Clément Chéroux; Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.; Phillips Collection.; Indianapolis Museum of Art.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The advent of the Kodak camera in 1888 made photography accessible to amateurs as well as to professionals. Artists were not immune to its allure, and many began experimenting with the camera as a means of capturing images as studies for final works and of observing the world and the people in it. Snapshot investigates seven Post-Impressionist painters and printmakers: Pierre Bonnard, George Hendrik Breitner,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
History
Exhibitions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Wynne Easton; Clément Chéroux; Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.; Phillips Collection.; Indianapolis Museum of Art.
ISBN: 9780300172362 0300172362 9789079310289 907931028X
OCLC Number: 794821889
Notes: Includes index.
Issued in connection with exhibitions held October 14, 2011-January 8, 2012, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, February 4-May 6, 2012, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., and June 8-September 2, 2012, Indianapolis Museum of Art.
Description: xiii, 234 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Innovative devices: George Eastman and the handheld camera / Todd Gustavson --
The new truths of the snapshot / Michel Frizot --
A sense of context: amateur photography in the late nineteenth century / Clément Chéroux --
Sneak previews: nude photographs by Pierre Bonnard and George Hendrik Breitner / Anne McCauley --
Pierre Bonnard's amateur photographs: a poetic, dancing world / Françoise Heilbrun --
Movement studies in an urban setting: the photographs of George Hendrik Breitner / Hans Rooseboom --
Pushing the boundaries of the Kodak: Maurice Denis's innovative snapshots / Saskia Ooms --
Henri Evenepoel: an abundance of gifts / Eliza Rathbone --
Engineer of shadow and light: Henri Rivière as photographer / Ellen W. Lee --
Vallotton and photography: freeze frame / Katia Poletti --
Edouard Vuillard's photography and the limitations of truth / Elizabeth W. Easton.
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth W. Easton ; with contributions by Clément Chéroux [and others].

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