Founded in 1997, BookFinder.com has become a leading book price comparison site:

Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from over 100,000 booksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

The Nude:
Ideal and Reality--Photography

by Peter Weiermair, Claudio Marra, Ulrich Pohlmann

ISBN 8884918308 / 9788884918307 / 88-8491-830-8
Publisher Skira
Language English
Edition Softcover
Find This Book

 

Find signed collectible books: 'The Nude: Ideal and Reality--Photography'

Book summary

This volume presents a selection of 200 extraordinary images that reflect the central role played by the genre of the nude in the history of photography and in its experimentation.
Ever since the invention of photography in 1839 the nude has constituted a favorite subject among the practitioners of the medium. Through numerous extraordinary examples this volume documents the historical and stylistic development of the nude from its origins with the first daguerreotypes to the provocative images of contemporary photographers.
[via]