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Alfred Stieglitz. Camera Work

Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.7 in., 2.85 lb, 552 pages
US$ 20
Multilingual Edition:
English, French, German
Availability: August 2021
American pioneer Alfred Stieglitz defined early 20th-century photography, creating the school of “Photo Secessionism” and founding cult art, literature, and avant-garde photo journal Camera Work. This beautiful book reproduces the entire 50-issue run, originally published between 1903 and 1917—a benchmark of photography as art form.

Art Photography

Highlights from Stieglitz’s legendary photo journal (1903–1917)
Photographer, writer, publisher, and curator Alfred Stieglitz (1864–1946) was a visionary far ahead of his time. Around the turn of the 20th century, he founded the Photo-Secession, a progressive movement concerned with advancing the creative possibilities of photography, and by 1903 began publishing Camera Work, an avant-garde magazine devoted to voicing the ideas, both in images and words, of the Photo-Secession. Camera Work was the first photo journal whose focus was visual, rather than technical, and its illustrations were of the highest quality hand-pulled photogravure printed on Japanese tissue. This book brings together all photographs from the journal’s 50 issues.
Texts by

Pam Roberts was Curator at the British Royal Photographic Society from 1982-2001. She lives in Bath.

Alfred Stieglitz. Camera Work
Hardcover, 5.5 x 7.7 in., 2.85 lb, 552 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-4407-8
Multilingual Edition: English, French, German
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Alfred Stieglitz. Camera Work (Bibliotheca Universalis)
Alfred Stieglitz.
Camera Work
US$ 20
Alfred Stieglitz. Camera Work (Bibliotheca Universalis)