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Between Art and Life

Bernhard, Ruth

Code 2723
ISBN: 9780811821919
Publisher: 0
Condition:New
Hardcover

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Hailed by Ansel Adams as "the greatest photographer of the nude," Ruth Bernhard is an icon in the photographic world. As told by Ruth in countless conversations with close friend and biographer Margaretta Mitchell, this thoughtful, illustrated memoir is a true tribute to the legendary artist. Reminiscent of a personal scrapbook, the engaging text is adorned with an abundance of fascinating memorabilia and nostalgic snapshots. Woven throughout is correspondence between Ruth and her mentor Edward Weston, as well as interviews with friends, colleagues, students, and her long-time printer. Also included is a special section entitled "Workshop," which surveys Ruth's acclaimed teaching methods. Coinciding with an exhibition in honor of Ruth's 95th birthday, Ruth Bernhard: Between Life and Art is a beautiful celebration of an extraordinary woman. Hardcover: 172 pages Publisher: Chronicle Books (October 1, 2000) Language: English ISBN-10: 0811821919 ISBN-13: 978-0811821919 Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 9.9 x 1 inches