Fashion Photography: The Story in 180 Pictures

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by Eugénie Shinkle

Why we have selected this book:

We have long lived in an image culture where fashion photography has been particularly influential – often the most accurate evidence of changes in society, its tastes and attitudes. This book brings together 180 fashion photographs, including the work of the greatest fashion photographers, showing the evolution of fashion over the last eighty years. A must-have for lovers of fashion, photography and beauty!

 

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Description

Book Overview from the Publisher:

Fashion photography captures our desires and fantasies about how we present ourselves to the world, reflecting the changing values of our culture and society. Fashion Photography: The Story in 180 Picturesexplores the profound influence that fashion photography has had on us over the past century, presenting its evolution as a language, and a genre, while showcasing some of its most glamorous moments. Featuring work by every important fashion photographer of the past, alongside those shaping contemporary taste today – including Richard Avedon, Horst P. Horst, William Klein, Helmut Newton, Guy Bourdin, Steven Meisel, Corinne Day and Juergen Teller, to name a few – fashion chronicler Eugénie Shinkle reveals illuminating moments in the story of fashion and photography, as she sketches the bigger picture.

Contents List:
Introduction • 1860 to the early 1900s • 1920s and 30s • 1940s and 50s • 1960s • 1970s • 1980s and 90s • 2000s

This book is brought by Thames and Hudson, ISBN 9780500021392

Additional information

Weight 1.870 kg
Dimensions 25.1 × 2.5 × 29 cm
Author

ISBN

9780500021392

Publisher

Pages

272

Illustrations

185

Format

Hardback

Language