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Avedon's France : old world, new look

Author: Robert M Rubin; Marianne Le Galliard; Richard Avedon; Bibliothèque nationale de France,
Publisher: New York : Abrams ; Paris, France : Bibliothèque nationale de France, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exploring Richard Avedon's fascination with France, Avedon's France brings together a collection of spectacular photographs; selected interviews, letters, publications, and writings (including new material from the Avedon Foundation archives) and substantive essays by the authors. In addition to five portfolios of French sitters spanning a lifetime of portraiture, it looks at Avedon's apprenticeship to his mentor,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Portraits Exhibitions
Named Person: Richard Avedon; Richard Avedon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Rubin; Marianne Le Galliard; Richard Avedon; Bibliothèque nationale de France,
ISBN: 9781419726002 1419726005
OCLC Number: 957748074
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, October 18, 2016-February 26, 2017.
Translation of: La France d'Avedon.
Description: 799 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits ; 19 cm
Other Titles: France d'Avedon.
Responsibility: Robert M. Rubin, Marianne Le Galliard.

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An intimate portrait of Avedon's lifelong engagement with the culture, art, literature, cinema, and fashion of France.  Read more...
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"Avedon's France: Old World New Look is, frankly, a joy." Sunday Herald

 
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