On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Photography by
Call Number: Q.779.07473
Publication Date: 1989-05-01
Architecture & Art
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, May 7-July 30, 1989, the Art Institute of Chicago, Sept. 9-Nov. 26, 1989, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Dec. 21, 1989-Feb. 25, 1990. With the following essays: "Inventing Photography, 1839-1879" by Snyder; "The Curious Contagion of the Camera, 1880-1918" by Greenough; "Ephemeral Truths, 1919-1945" by Travis; and "Beyond the Photographic Frame, 1946-1989." Includes a list of works exhibited, artists' bibliographies, a general bibliography, a glossary, and an index.