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Each chapter focuses on a single image which is described and analyzed in detail, in aesthetic, historical, and artistic contexts.

Volume I begins with the very first permanent images (Nicéphore Niépce's 1827 8-hour-exposure rooftop picture and Louis Daguerre's famous 1839 street scene) and takes the reader up through the avant-garde photography of the 1920s.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783836508032
Publisher:
Taschen
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
Editor:
Krumhauer, J.
Editor:
Krumhauer, Julia
Author:
Koetzle, Hans-Michael
Author:
Koetzle, Hans-Michael
Subject:
History
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General
Subject:
Photography-Anthologies and History
Edition Description:
Anniversary Taschen
Series:
Icon
Publication Date:
20081131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Dimensions:
7.92x5.90x.65 in. .92 lbs.

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