500 superb images represent the world's best photographers and encompass every sort of photography in this eye-catching and engrossing book. Pictures of famous events such as the Royal Wedding and the first landing on the moon are here, next to familiar shots by masters of photography such as Bill Brandt, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Cecil Beaton and Robert Doisneau. There is fashion, sport, natural history, reportage and society portraiture, as well as social documentary and art. The 500 photographers featured range from William Henry Fox Talbot and Julia Margaret Cameron to Larry Clarke and Herb Rittz, from Robert Capa and Josef Koudelka to Nan Goldin and Pierre et Gilles. Arranged alphabetically by photographer, each full-page image is accompanied by an illuminating text which gives a useful insight into the work and its creator, as well as extensive cross-references to others working in the same field or the same style. Glossaries of technical terms and movements and a directory of museums and galleries are included to provide a fully comprehensive and self-contained volume.
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Descrizione libro Phaidon Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. 1st. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0714836346
Descrizione libro Phaidon Press, 1997. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: An introduction to 500 photographers from the mid-19th century to today. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0714836346
Descrizione libro Phaidon Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0714836346
Descrizione libro PHAIDON LTD, London, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Condizione sovraccoperta: New. 1st Edition. New. First Edition. Gorgeous. Could be Gifted. Heavy tome that will require extra postage to foreign destinations. If interested, I will take to post office and inquire. Codice libro della libreria 001032
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 97807148363481.0
Descrizione libro Phaidon Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110714836346