Woman in the Mirror

Woman in the Mirror

Book - 2005
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nature of character and style, image and self- image. Art historian and critic Anne Hollander provides an essay discussing the evolution of fashion and fashion photography and Avedon's profound contributions. Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Avedon initiated the effort to compile a selection of his photos of women and began poring over thousands of contact sheets spanning 1946 through 2004; the project was completed after his sudden death in 2004. This oversize volume (11.5x14") presents 125 photos in tritone and 10 in color. Some are of models in designer clothes acting a part; others are of famous or not-so-famous people in real or contrived activity; each tells dozens of stories and arouses dozens of questions about the
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 2005
ISBN: 0810959623 (alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 779.24092 AVE
Characteristics: 246 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 37 cm
Additional Contributors: Hollander, Anne

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