Avedon Fashion 1944 2000
245 photographs, 45 full-colour images
UK, Ireland, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia, Central & South America, Caribbean
Avedon Fashion 1944 2000By Richard Avedon, Carol Squires and Vincent Aletti
This is a major retrospective of the influential fashion photography of Richard Avedon, spanning nearly six decades. Encompassing six decades of extraordinary work, Avedon Fashion 1944 - 2000 includes more than 200 works by Richard Avedon, from vintage prints and magazine layouts to contact sheets and personal correspondence. Showing Avedon's groundbreaking early work for Harper's Bazaar to his later work at Vogue, Egoiste and The New Yorker, this volume represents a major retrospective of the photographer's work. The book has been assembled by Carol Squiers, curator at the International Center of Photography and photography critic Vince Aletti.
By Andre Gregory, John Lahr and Mike Nichols
A stunning collection of Richard Avedon's most memorable photographs of the greatest stars and performing artists of the second half of the twentieth century, from Charlie Chaplin to Jon Stewart, Performance is exuberant, fun, sexy, charming, thought-provoking, and profound - a landmark in photographic publishing.