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The Window in Photographs.


The Window in Photographs

Karen Hellman

Getty Publications


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Drawn together here are 80 black and white and color photos from the J. Paul Getty Museum's permanent collection that use the motif of the window. Following an introduction tracing the history of this motif, photos include early ones by William Henry Fox Talbot and Julia Cameron; those by Gertrude Kasebier, Fred Holland Day, and other members of the Photo-Secession; those by Eugene Atget, Walker Evans, Lee Friedlander, William Eggleston, and other street photographers; graphic examples by Alfred Stieglitz and Paul Strand; photos by Gregory Crewdson and Shizuka Yokomizo; and abstract examples by Uta Barth and Yuki Onodera.

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Article Type:Brief article
Date:Feb 1, 2014
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