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The altering eye : photographs from the National Gallery of Art

Author: Sarah Greenough; Sarah Kennel; National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington [D.C.] : National Gallery of Art ; New York, New York : Thames & Hudson, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guided tour through the National Gallery of Art's historic photography collection, from early experimental photographs to contemporary pieces.
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Genre/Form: Photobooks
Exhibition catalogs
History
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Greenough; Sarah Kennel; National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
ISBN: 9780500544525 0500544522 9780894683954 0894683950
OCLC Number: 912140862
Description: ix, 367 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 30 x 31 cm
Contents: Photography at the National Gallery / Sarah Greenough --
Nineteenth-century photographs / Sarah Kennel and Diane Waggoner --
Photography c. 1900-1945 / Sarah Kennel and Diane Waggoner --
Postwar to the 1960s / Sarah Greenough --
1970s to the present / Andrea Nelson.
Responsibility: Sarah Greenough with Sarah Kennel, Diane Waggoner, Andrea Nelson, and Philip Brookman.

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In 1949 Georgia O'Keeffe chose the National Gallery of Art as the custodian of nearly 1,600 photographs by Alfred Stieglitz - the Key Set, as it has become known. This book presents some of the most  Read more...
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'Speaks to the enormous power of the photographic image' - Herald 'A fabulous reference and source of inspiration, this book warrants a place on any photographer's bookshelf' - Black & White Read more...

 
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