Irving Penn - beyond beauty (Book, 2015) []
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Irving Penn - beyond beauty

Irving Penn - beyond beauty

Author: Irving Penn; Merry A Foresta; Smithsonian American Art Museum; Irving Penn Foundation
Publisher: Washington, DC : Smithsonian American Art Museum ; New York : in association with the Irving Penn Foundation ; New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Famous for his fashion portraits and experimentation with still life images, Irving Penn (1917-2009) ranks as one of the foremost photographers of the 20th century. In an illustrious career that spanned nearly 70 years, Penn was a master of both black-and-white and color photography, and his revival of platinum printing in the 1960s and 1970s was a catalyst for significant change in the art world. Drawing from the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Udstillingskataloger
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Named Person: Irving Penn
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irving Penn; Merry A Foresta; Smithsonian American Art Museum; Irving Penn Foundation
ISBN: 9780300214901 0300214901
OCLC Number: 962418933
Notes: Udgivet i forbindelse med vandreudstilling
Description: 239 sider : alle illustrations (nogle i farver) ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Beyond beauty


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"A fascinating, inspiring and beautiful book to treasure."-Mark Bently, B&W Photography". . . provides a comprehensive look at the true range of his work."-Erica Schwiegershausen, T: The New York Read more...

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