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The Resource What becomes a legend most : a biography of Richard Avedon, Philip Gefter

What becomes a legend most : a biography of Richard Avedon, Philip Gefter

Label
What becomes a legend most : a biography of Richard Avedon
Title
What becomes a legend most
Title remainder
a biography of Richard Avedon
Statement of responsibility
Philip Gefter
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the twentieth-century photographer examines how Avedon endured intense personal and professional discrimination to join an influential group of artists who transformed women's culture
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10925849
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Gefter, Philip
Dewey number
  • 770.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TR140.A94
LC item number
G44 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Avedon, Richard
  • Photographers
  • Avedon, Richard
  • Photographers
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a biography of Richard Avedon
Label
What becomes a legend most : a biography of Richard Avedon, Philip Gefter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 619-622) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Pictures at an exhibition (1975) -- Keeping up appearances (1923-1936) -- Premature sophisticates (1936-1942) -- The mentors and their prodigy (1942-1945) -- Eau de Paris (1946-1948) -- The proscenium stage (1948-1952) -- Le cirque d'Hiver (1953-1957) -- On borrowed wings (1957-1959) -- The new decade (1960-1962) -- Fire in the belly (1963-1965) -- Tuning in (1965-1967) -- A walk on the wild side (1968-1970) -- Close to home (1970-1971) -- Fathers and sons (1970-1974) -- The closet door (1974-1976) -- Museum piece (1977-1980) -- A balance of opposites (1981-1985) -- The years of his discontent (1986-1992) -- Renewal (1992-1996) -- The elegant denouement (1998-2004)
Control code
on1198607217
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 644 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062442710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1198607217
Label
What becomes a legend most : a biography of Richard Avedon, Philip Gefter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 619-622) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Pictures at an exhibition (1975) -- Keeping up appearances (1923-1936) -- Premature sophisticates (1936-1942) -- The mentors and their prodigy (1942-1945) -- Eau de Paris (1946-1948) -- The proscenium stage (1948-1952) -- Le cirque d'Hiver (1953-1957) -- On borrowed wings (1957-1959) -- The new decade (1960-1962) -- Fire in the belly (1963-1965) -- Tuning in (1965-1967) -- A walk on the wild side (1968-1970) -- Close to home (1970-1971) -- Fathers and sons (1970-1974) -- The closet door (1974-1976) -- Museum piece (1977-1980) -- A balance of opposites (1981-1985) -- The years of his discontent (1986-1992) -- Renewal (1992-1996) -- The elegant denouement (1998-2004)
Control code
on1198607217
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 644 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062442710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1198607217

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