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The photographer in the garden

Author: Jamie M Allen; Sarah Anne McNear; George Eastman Museum,; Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens,; Dixon Gallery and Gardens,
Publisher: New York, New York : Aperture ; Rochester, New York : George Eastman Museum, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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From famous locations to the simplest home vegetable garden, from worlds imagined by artists to vintage family snapshots, 'The Photographer in the Garden' traces the garden's rich history in photography and delights readers with spectacular images. Picture commentaries by Sarah Anne McNear and an informative essay from curator Jamie M. Allen broaden our understanding of photography and how it has been used to record  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Photobooks
Exhibition, pictorial works
Exhibitions
Pictorial works Exhibitions
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie M Allen; Sarah Anne McNear; George Eastman Museum,; Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens,; Dixon Gallery and Gardens,
ISBN: 9781597113731 1597113735
OCLC Number: 1002833996
Notes: Accompanies the exhibition In the Garden, curated by Jamie M. Allen and presented at the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, New York, May 9 to September 6, 2015; the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens in Jacksonville, Florida, February 2 to April 22, 2018; and the Dixon Gallery and Gardens in Memphis, July 8 to September 30, 2018.
Description: 255 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: The garden as a subject in photography --
Paradise garden --
Arranged flowers --
The gardeners --
Pleasure garden --
Form and nature --
Design and dominion --
The seasons.
Responsibility: introduction by Jamie M. Allen ; picture commentaries by Sarah Anne McNear.

Abstract:

From famous locations to the simplest home vegetable garden, from worlds imagined by artists to vintage family snapshots, 'The Photographer in the Garden' traces the garden's rich history in photography and delights readers with spectacular images. Picture commentaries by Sarah Anne McNear and an informative essay from curator Jamie M. Allen broaden our understanding of photography and how it has been used to record the glory of the garden. The book features photographers from all eras, including Anna Atkins, Karl Blossfeldt, Eugène Atget, Edward Steichen, Imogen Cunningham, Stephen Shore, Robert Mapplethorpe, Nobuyoshi Araki, and Collier Schorr.
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