Avedon's France : old world, new look
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New York : Abrams, [2016].
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Central - Adult Nonfiction  1 available
779.092 AVEDON RUBIN

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Book
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799 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781419726002, 1419726005

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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, October 18, 2016-February 26, 2017.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Exploring Richard Avedon's fascination with France, Avedon's France brings together a collection of spectacular photographs; selected interviews, letters, publications, and writings (including new material from the Avedon Foundation archives); and substantive essays by the authors. In addition to five portfolios of French sitters spanning a lifetime of portraiture, it looks at Avedon's apprenticeship to his mentor, Alexei Brodovitch; his encounters with French fashion; his idealized version of Paris in the movie Funny Face; his fresh take on the belle epoque in his book on Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Diary of a Century; and his fruitful association with the magazine Egoïste later in his life. Avedon's France offers a full account of Avedon's restless pursuit of new ways of looking at the world, and it reveals a master image maker, a true artist for his time.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Rubin, R. M., Le Galliard, M., & Avedon, R. (2016). Avedon's France: old world, new look . Abrams.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rubin, Robert M., Marianne, Le Galliard and Richard. Avedon. 2016. Avedon's France: Old World, New Look. New York: Abrams.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rubin, Robert M., Marianne, Le Galliard and Richard. Avedon. Avedon's France: Old World, New Look New York: Abrams, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rubin, Robert M.,, Marianne Le Galliard, and Richard Avedon. Avedon's France: Old World, New Look Abrams, 2016.

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