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BERENICE ABBOTT: DOCUMENTING SCIENCE. Ed. by Ron Kurtz. Commerce Graphics, New York, 2012. Published in association with Steidl Verlag, Gottingen. 180 pp. with 97 ills. 32 x 30 cm. ISBN 9783869304311 In English.
Examines an important body of work by prominent American photographer Abbott (1898-1991), who between 1939 and 1958 produced images exploring the significance of major scientific advances that were rapidly changing the world, chronicling the artist's activities from her early experiments with scientific imagery to her science-based commercial assignments and her documentation of the Physical Science Study Project at MIT, which illustrated a new series of physics textbooks.
Artist(s):Abbott, Berenice
Indexing: Western — United States — 1900-1945, Post-1945 — Photography — Women Artists
Plans: 73,54
Worldwide Number: 149755
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