Gilles Mora - The Last Photographic Heroes: American Photographers Of The Sixties And Seventies
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- Hardcover, 200pp.
- Published by Abrams, 2007
- Condition: As New, very minor shelf wear visible to covers
In this book, Gilles Mora explores the well trodden subject of how photography in
In the wild years between the publication of Robert Frank's landmark The Americans in 1958 and the discovery of the postmodernist Cindy Sherman in the early 1980s, the photographers featured in this book embarked on their own personal quests for an independent and unique photographic language that would redefine the scope and content of documentary photography as well as the expressive potential of the photographic image.
The Last Photographic Heroes offers a personal perspective on this lively and engaging chapter in modern photography, presenting not only a critique but also a veritable visual anthology of major photographic works and artists.