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Author Newhall, Beaumont, 1908-1993.

Title The history of photography : from 1839 to the present day / Beaumont Newhall.

Publication Info. New York : Museum of Modern Art, 1964.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  770.9 N451h 1964    ---  Lib Use Only
 Parsons Non-Fiction  770.9 N548    ---  Available
Edition Revised and enlarged edition, Fourth edition.
Description 215 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Text originally published in the exhibition catalog Photography, 1839-1937 by the Museum of Modern Art in 1937. In 1938 the text and ill. were reprinted with minor revisions as Photography: a short critical history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-211) and index.
Contents The elusive image -- The mirror with a memory -- Prints from paper -- Portraits for the million -- Pictorial effect -- The faithful witness -- The conquest of action -- Photography as an art -- Straight photography -- Documentary -- Instant vision -- The quest for form -- For the printed image -- In color -- Recent trends.
Subject Photography -- History.
Photography. (OCoLC)fst01061714
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0870703577

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