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Author: Ian Berry; Jack Shear; Arthur Evans; Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery,; Skidmore College. Art Gallery,
Publisher: Saratoga Springs, New York : The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum : Art Gallery at Skidmore College ; Munich : DelMonico Books, an imprint of Prestel, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Culled from the idiosyncratic collection of photographer and curator Jack Shear, recently gifted to the Tang Teaching Museum, this selection of photographs offers a highly immersive viewing experience. Page after page of images allow the reader to make their own connections across time, place, style, and technique. Modeled after Sam Wagstaff's seminal 1978 "A book of photographs," this volume features work by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
History
Photobooks
Exhibitions
Named Person: Jack Shear; Jack Shear
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Berry; Jack Shear; Arthur Evans; Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery,; Skidmore College. Art Gallery,
ISBN: 9783791357423 3791357425
OCLC Number: 1004473390
Notes: Chiefly illustrated.
This publication accompanies an exhibition of the same name held at the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, February 6-August 14, 2016.
Description: 353 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 30 x 31 cm
Responsibility: editing and sequencing by Ian Berry and Jack Shear ; photography by Arthur Evans.

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This visual history of photography from its inception to the present day is a treasure trove of 400 color and black-and-white images, carefully sequenced and profoundly evocative.  Read more...

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