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LEGACY IN LIGHT: PHOTOGRAPHIC TREASURES FROM PHILADELPHIA AREA PUBLIC COLLECTIONS. Kenneth Finkel et al. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1990. Organized (in association with Library Company of Philadelphia) and published by Photography Sesquicentennial Project, Philadelphia. 72 pp. with 39 ills. 31 x 23 cm. LC 90-61136 In English.
Showcasing selections from 35 diverse collections, this catalogue celebrates Philadelphia's role in the history of photography from the 1830s through the interwar period, documenting 129 studio portraits, panoramic views, pictorialist images and other works by Talbot, Stieglitz, Kasebier, Strand, Eakins and many lesser-known or unidentified Philadelphia photographers. Includes individual commentaries on eleven of the featured works and an introductory discussion of the history of photography and photographic collections in the city.
Indexing: Western — United States — 1800-1900 — Photography
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 053994
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