From the Heart: The Power of Photography, a Collector's Choice

From the Heart: The Power of Photography, a Collector's Choice

by Adam D. Weinberg, Sondra Gilman Collection, Sondra Gilman
     
 

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From the Heart: The Power of Photography: A Collector's Choice. The Sondra Gilman Collection by Adam D. Weinberg. Preface by Mark HaworthBooth; Essay by Marianne Wiggins. The Sondra Gilman Collection, renowned for its uncommon vision and aesthetic clarity, includes the work of such artists as Paul Strand, Eug�ne Atget, Ansel Adams, Cindy Sherman, and Richard Misrach.… See more details below

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From the Heart: The Power of Photography: A Collector's Choice. The Sondra Gilman Collection by Adam D. Weinberg. Preface by Mark HaworthBooth; Essay by Marianne Wiggins. The Sondra Gilman Collection, renowned for its uncommon vision and aesthetic clarity, includes the work of such artists as Paul Strand, Eug�ne Atget, Ansel Adams, Cindy Sherman, and Richard Misrach. Stimulating and informative, this book is at once an overview of one collector's eye and an introduction to the art of looking at photographs. Each of the nearly 60 artists included is represented by a brief biography and an insightful quotation from each photographer. The preface by Mark HaworthBooth discusses the great photography collections of the past, while Adam D. Weinberg's Introduction illuminates particular images in the Sondra Gilman Collection. Marianne Wiggins examines the power of photography while conveying Sondra Gilman's infectious love of the medium. Mark HayworthBooth is curator of photography at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Adam Weinberg is curator of the permanent collection at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Marianne Wiggins is an awardwinning novelist. 9 9/16 X 11 3/8, 96 pages, 50 duotones and 15 color images; Hardcover.

"One of the most diverse private collections of modern and contemporary photography."

Carol Squires, American Photo

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ISBN-13:
9780893817756
Publisher:
Aperture Foundation
Publication date:
01/31/1985
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
9.87(w) x 11.83(h) x 0.63(d)

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