The definitive retrospective of America's preeminent photographer. This book reveals for the first time Penn's own view of his extraordinary and ...Show synopsisThe definitive retrospective of America's preeminent photographer. This book reveals for the first time Penn's own view of his extraordinary and diverse career. Accompanied by his fascinating and insightful commentaries and examples of his portraits, still lifes, and fashion drawings. Printed in 11 colors with 468 black-and-white and color plates.Hide synopsis
Description:300pp. Large quarto [32 cm] Thickly woven natural beige cloth...300pp. Large quarto [32 cm] Thickly woven natural beige cloth over boards with a black ink stamped title on the spine. Very good. Subtle spine slant. The front free endsheet has a previous owner's name and brief date in pen. The text block is just beginning to crack at the center. The dust wrapper is in very good condition with light traces of soiling on the spine and front panel. With the collaboration of Alexandra Arrowsmith and Nicola Majocchi. Introduction by Alexander Liberman. Produced by Nicholas Callaway. This collection presents a wide range of Irving Penn's work, including his photographs for Vogue magazine, his portraits of famous and anonymous people, his fashion photography in New York and Paris, and his celebrations of men, women, and children all over the world.
Description:Near Fine/Near Fine. Small Folio 0679404910 300pgs. Beige...Near Fine/Near Fine. Small Folio 0679404910 300pgs. Beige Buckram, Black lettering. light wear to extremities, otherwise as new. Unclipped pictorial jacket lightly toned along the edges, otherwise fine. in fresh mylar sleeve. Laid in are obituaries from New York times, and Wall Street Journal. Penn, 74, selected the memorable images in this career retrospective in collaboration with Callaway Editions editors Arrowsmith and Majocchi. His photo-portraits (Auden, Chagall, Hitchcock, Spencer Tracy, Marlene Dietrich et al. ) seem to spring out of a conspiratorial partnership with his sitters. He also has done impressionistic advertising photography that Corot might envy.
Description:Near Fine in near fine jacket. 1991 Hardcover square folio,...Near Fine in near fine jacket. 1991 Hardcover square folio, 300pp. Replete with full color illustrations. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with protective mylar cover. Contents are bright, clean and unmarked. Oversize, may require additional shipping.
Description:First edition, first printing. Slight bump to lower spine, else...First edition, first printing. Slight bump to lower spine, else fine in fine dust jacket in mylar cover. Full page b&w photographs by Irving Penn.
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