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Product Description: Mark Cohen is the quintessential street photographer, using an aggressive approach in which he closes in on strangers with a camera and flash before they’re aware of being photographed. His stark images made on the streets of Wilkes-Barre and other working-class Pennsylvania towns capture moments, gestures, and emotions that, because they might be invisible to others’ sensibilities, testify to Cohen’s innately superior perception, his gift of precise and ingenious visual ordering...read more
By Jane Livingston (introduced by)

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9781477303726 | Univ of Texas Pr, October 15, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Mark Cohen is the quintessential street photographer, using an aggressive approach in which he closes in on strangers with a camera and flash before they’re aware of being photographed.

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Product Description: Internationally acclaimed for paintings, collages, and prints that draw inspiration from sources as diverse as twentieth-century modernism, the geometry of Cubism and Minimalism, nineteenth-century English botanical illustrations, and the floral and geometic forms of traditional Indian and Egyptian art, Dan Rizzie is an artist with a seemingly endless capacity to absorb visual information and transform it into a unique iconography of the natural world...read more
By Jane Livingston (introduced by), Dan Rizzie, Mark Smith (contributor) and Terrie Sultan (contributor)

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9780292762206 | Univ of Texas Pr, March 15, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Internationally acclaimed for paintings, collages, and prints that draw inspiration from sources as diverse as twentieth-century modernism, the geometry of Cubism and Minimalism, nineteenth-century English botanical illustrations, and the floral and geometic forms of traditional Indian and Egyptian art, Dan Rizzie is an artist with a seemingly endless capacity to absorb visual information and transform it into a unique iconography of the natural world.

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Product Description: The distinctive iconography of Saul Leiter's early black-and-white photographs stems from his profound response to the dynamic street life of New York City in the late 1940s and 50s. While this technique borrowed aspects of the photo-documentary, Leiter's imagery was more shaped by his highly individual reactions to the people and places he encountered...read more
By Max Kozloff, Saul Leiter (photographer) and Jane Livingston

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9783865214133 | Box edition (Steidl / Edition7L, October 31, 2009), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The distinctive iconography of Saul Leiter's early black-and-white photographs stems from his profound response to the dynamic street life of New York City in the late 1940s and 50s.

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'Presents a retrospective of the drawings and paintings of the artist John Alexander from the late 1970s to the present day through more than 100 images, three essays, a chronology, an exhibition history, and a bibliography'--Provided by publisher.
By Alison De Lima Greene (contributor), Robert Hughes (contributor) and Jane Livingston

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9780300125061 | Museum of Fine Arts Houston, January 28, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: 'Presents a retrospective of the drawings and paintings of the artist John Alexander from the late 1970s to the present day through more than 100 images, three essays, a chronology, an exhibition history, and a bibliography'--Provided by publisher.

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Product Description: One cold December morning, Dori Hadar DJ by night, criminal investigator by day was digging through crates of records at a flea market in Washington, D.C. There he stumbled into the elaborate world of Mingering Mike a soul superstar of the 1960s and '70s who released an astonishing 50 albums and at least as many singles in just 10 years...read more
By Doir Hadar, Jane Livingston (other contributor) and Neil Strauss (contributor)

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9781568985695 | Princeton Architectural Pr, March 29, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: One cold December morning, Dori Hadar DJ by night, criminal investigator by day was digging through crates of records at a flea market in Washington, D.

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Product Description: A prolonged, quiet unfolding of genius is what Jane Livingston, chief curator of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, calls the first century of National Geographic photography. Striving to portray our planet's remarkably diverse people, creatures, and landscapes, four generations of Geographic photographers have made their work an indelible part of our culture...read more

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9783822893111 | Reprint edition (Taschen America Llc, September 26, 2006), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A prolonged, quiet unfolding of genius is what Jane Livingston, chief curator of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, calls the first century of National Geographic photography.

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Product Description: Collected here for the first time are rarely seen and largely unpublished figurative drawings and paintings on paper that represent a period of exploration and innovation for Richard Diebenkorn (19221993). Perhaps the most renowned West Coast painter of the twentieth century, Diebenkorn alternated between the figurative and the abstract...read more

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9780811842181 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 1, 2003, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Collected here for the first time are rarely seen and largely unpublished figurative drawings and paintings on paper that represent a period of exploration and innovation for Richard Diebenkorn (19221993).

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9780811842198 | Chronicle Books Llc, June 1, 2003, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Collected here for the first time are rarely seen and largely unpublished figurative drawings and paintings on paper that represent a period of exploration and innovation for Richard Diebenkorn (1922–1993).

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Product Description: Since the 19th century, the women of Gee’s Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. Beautifully illustrated with 110 color illustrations, The Quilts of Gee’s Bend includes a historical overview of the two hundred years of extraordinary quilt-making in this African-American community, its people, and their art-making tradition...read more

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9780965376648 | Tinwood Books, August 1, 2002, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Since the 19th century, the women of Gee’s Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts.

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Product Description: Hardcover Book

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9780971910409 | Tinwood Books, August 1, 2002, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Hardcover Book

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Product Description: Joan Mitchell (1926-1992) was one of the few women among the first-rank Abstract Expressionist painters. She outpaced all but a handful of her male mentors and counterparts, while only Lee Krasner stands as a possible rival among her female counterparts...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Yvette Lee (contributor), Jane Livingston and Linda Nochlin (contributor)

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9780520235687 | Univ of California Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Joan Mitchell (1926-1992) was one of the few women among the first-rank Abstract Expressionist painters.

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9780520235700 | Univ of California Pr, June 1, 2002, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Joan Mitchell (1926-1992) was one of the few women among the first-rank Abstract Expressionist painters.

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Product Description: Since the 1970s, Allen Dutton has been using 8x10-inch and 11x14-inch cameras to systematically photograph the state of Arizona, from desert to mountain, from suburb to city. Dutton often pairs historic images of the state with his own pictures: traveling to the same locations from which early 20th-century photographers had captured their views, he makes new photographs as close as possible in angle, perspective, and orientation...read more

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9780886750626 | Corcoran Gallery of Art, April 1, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Since the 1970s, Allen Dutton has been using 8x10-inch and 11x14-inch cameras to systematically photograph the state of Arizona, from desert to mountain, from suburb to city.

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Published to coincide with an exhibition at New York's Whitney Museum in 1998, a comprehensive catalog of the artwork of the California painter includes 192 full-color reproductions of his work and essays on his life and artistic technique. Simultaneous. UP. (view table of contents)

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9780520212572 | Univ of California Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Recognized as a major figure in postwar American painting, Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993) was an artist strongly identified with California but whose work is beloved throughout the United States and the rest of the world.

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9780520212589 | Univ of California Pr, November 1, 1997, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Published to coincide with an exhibition at New York's Whitney Museum in 1998, a comprehensive catalog of the artwork of the California painter includes 192 full-color reproductions of his work and essays on his life and artistic technique.
9780874271072 | Whitney Museum of Art, June 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Recognized as a major figure in postwar American painting, Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993) was an artist strongly identified with California but whose work is beloved throughout the United States and the rest of the world.

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Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs (view table of contents)

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9780679754688 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, December 1, 1996), cover price $10.01 | About this edition: Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs

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By Philip Brookman (editor), Corcoran Gallery of Art (corporate author), Jim Goldberg (editor), Jane Livingston (editor) and Jane Livington (editor)

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9780821222607 | 1 edition (Bulfinch Pr, April 1, 1996), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Book by

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A lavishly photographed tour of America's hospices is based on the spring 1996 exhibition at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and includes works that portray the bond between patients and caregivers.
By Dena Andre (editor), Philip Brookman (editor), Corcoran Gallery of Art (corporate author), Jim Goldberg (editor), Nan Goldin (photographer), Jane Livingston (editor), Sally Mann (photographer), Jack Radcliffe (photographer) and Kathy Vargas (photographer)

Hardcover:

9780821222591 | 1 edition (Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1996), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A lavishly photographed tour of America's hospices is based on the spring 1996 exhibition at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.

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Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs (view table of contents)

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9780679409229 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, April 1, 1994), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Surveys each stage of Avedon's career, including portraits and fashion photographs

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Product Description: The New York School of Photography refers to a loosely defined group of photographers who lived and worked in New York City during the 1930s, '40s, and '50s. Through a stunning selection of 250 photographs, along with quotes from the photographers, the author shows the New York School's distinctive style...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781556702396 | Stewart Tabori & Chang, September 1, 1992, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The New York School of Photography refers to a loosely defined group of photographers who lived and worked in New York City during the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.

Discusses the origins of the folk art of Black Americans and examines the paintings, sculptures, drawings, and carvings of Black folk artists

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9780878051588 | Reissue edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, May 1, 1989), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Discusses the origins of the folk art of Black Americans and examines the paintings, sculptures, drawings, and carvings of Black folk artists

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Interspered with the biography and critique of Lee Miller are the photographs she took during her interest in photography

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9780917571077 | California Intl Arts, March 1, 1989, cover price $50.00
9780500541395 | Thames & Hudson, January 1, 1989, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Interspered with the biography and critique of Lee Miller are the photographs she took during her interest in photography

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9780917571060 | California Intl Arts, March 1, 1989, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Interspered with the biography and critique of Lee Miller are the photographs she took during her interest in photography

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Photographs from the magazine show landscapes, cultures, and wildlife from around the world

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9780934738453 | Lickle Pub Inc, October 1, 1988, cover price $34.98 | About this edition: Photographs from the magazine show landscapes, cultures, and wildlife from around the world

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Product Description: Much has been written about Surrealist painting and sculpture, but most of the erotic, disorienting and exquisite Surrealist photographs of Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Brassai, Salvador Dali, Andre Kertesz and Hans Bellmer have remained all but unknown - until now...read more

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9780896595767 | Abbeville Pr, October 1, 1985, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Much has been written about Surrealist painting and sculpture, but most of the erotic, disorienting and exquisite Surrealist photographs of Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Brassai, Salvador Dali, Andre Kertesz and Hans Bellmer have remained all but unknown - until now.

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