A lovely survey of the photography of the 19th century and early 20th-century, with examples of all types of images from daguerreotypes to autochromes to silver gelatin prints. Texts by John B. Cameron and William B. Becker; introduction by H. K. Henisch. 176 pages; color and duo-toned b&w plates throughout; 10.5 x 8.75 inches.
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Book Description University of New Mexico Press. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0925859001I5N00
Book Description University of New Mexico Press, 1989. Book Condition: Good. 0th Edition. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP88149684
Book Description University of New Mexico Press, 1989. Book Condition: Good. 0th Edition. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP17396165
Book Description University of New Mexico Press, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001250187
Book Description Distributed by University of New Mexico Press, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0925859001
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Book Description Oakland University/Meadow Brook Art Gallery, Rochester, MI, 1989. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. First Paperback Edition. 176 pp, preface, acknowledgments, Introduction by H.K. Henisch, A Closer Look: New Perspectives on Photography's Past; Early Photography and Art History; The Images: 1-7 From the Start; 8-13 The First Masters; 14-33 American Classics; 34-58 Industrious Developments; 59-66 the Folk Tradition; 67-84 Family Album; 85-96 Faces and Souls; 97-104 A Dramatic Interlude; 105-138 gateway to the World; 139-157 Confections, Concoctions, Creations; 158-173 An Explosion of Color; 174-186 A New Lightr; 187-193 A Modrn Eye; notes to the illustrations, a primer on process, afterword. First Paperback Edition, 1989. "This book offers a deries of purely visual delights whcih are drawn from everyday portraiture, from views created for the tourist market, as well as from the studios of those who styled themselves 'photographic artists'. Many of these images are one-of-a-kind, such as the daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, and autochromes. One of the goals of this book is to provide scholars and enthusiasts access to a wealth of beautiful and significant photographs that have rarely before been seen" from the Preface. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Oblong pictorial paperback Size: Oblong Quarto. Bookseller Inventory # 000604
Book Description Oakland University, Meadow Brook Art Gallery, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Good condition. Clean text, tight binding. Dimensions are 9" x 10 1/2". Some edge wear and rubbing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 087268
Book Description Oakland University, Meadow Brook Art Gallery, 1989. Soft Cover. Oblong quarto sized in collor illustrated softcovers; 176 pps. Illustrated. Lavishly illustrated retrospective of the development of photography in the 19th century, beginning with examples from the 1840s. Issued in conjunction with an exhibition of the photography collection of WM. B. Becker at the Meadowbrook Art Gallery in Rochester, Michigan. A generally fine, slight cocked copy. Bookseller Inventory # E4632B