Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Architecture and Photographs - a book by Baldwin, Gordon

Architecture and Photographs

Architecture and Photographs( )
Author: Baldwin, Gordon
Contribution by: J. Paul Getty Museum Staff,
ISBN:978-1-60606-152-7
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Getty Publications
Imprint:J. Paul Getty Museum
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

From the invention of photography in 1839, architecture was second only to portraiture as the most favored subject for the camera. The fact that buildings were immobile was advantageous for the long exposures needed in the early days, but architectural images were popular for other reasons: they documented dynastic, civic, and religious achievements; educated architects about construction and decorative details; and whetted curiosity about distant lands. Later photographers...
More Description

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

The Girl from Venice
Smith, Martin Cruz
Hardback: $27.00
When the Music's Over
Robinson, Peter
Hardback: $25.99
The Invention of Nature
Wulf, Andrea
Paperback: $17.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.