Minor White Rites and Passages. His Photographs Accompanied by Excerpts from his Diaries and Letters

By: White, Minor (James Baker Hall, essay)

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B&W Photographs; 9 1/2 x 11; 143 pages; Softcover has shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumping, some creasing, clear plastic over heavy paper covers, lifting in bottom corners. Several pages have corner crease. Softcover is green with white lettering on front and spine. Pages are overall clean and tight. Printed and bound in Italy. Lavishly illustrated with 98 of his b/w photographs, many of them full page sized. "Minor White [1908-1976]....educated at the University of Minnesota. His first serious photography was done in Portland, Oregon, for the Works Progress Administration [WPA] in 1938, and his first one-man exhibition was at the Portland Art Museum in 1942....In 1952 he founded APERTURE, a quarterly of photography....internationally recognized artist, his photographs are represented in major museums and private collections..." List of photographs, Chronology. Tributes are paid on the back cover by Ansel Adams, Meyer Schapiro, Edward Steichen, and Alfred Stieglitz. Oversized, 4#.

Title: Minor White Rites and Passages. His Photographs Accompanied by Excerpts from his Diaries and Letters

Author Name: White, Minor (James Baker Hall, essay)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Minor White

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, An Aperture Monograph,: 1978

ISBN Number: 0893814903

ISBN Number 13: 9780893814908

Binding: Third Printing; Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 6569

Keywords: Biography; Autobiography; Photo Albums; Photographers; Art; Artists; Photojournal; American Artists; Monographs;,