PEDERSEN, B [and various artists] ed. CHAPMAN, Peggy; HAYDEN, Clare; JENSSEN, Heinke
Graphis Nudes 2
New York City: Graphis Inc, 1997. Folio. (13 1/2 x 10 3/8 inches). 224pp. 250 black-and-white and color nude photographs.
Illustrated publisher's boards with dust jacket. Fine copy.
The second volume of the Graphis series, dedicated to the art of nude photography, past and present.
Representing a diverse range of styles spanning many decades, this all-new edition highlights the talents of more than 50 distinguished artists. This companion to the bestselling first volume includes photography of both men and women. With an insightful introduction by writer and critic Lyle Rexer and commentary by the longtime collector Uwe Scheid, this compilation of the best in photography of the nude human figure presents 250 sublime and surprising images by artists including Lillian Bassman, Imogen Cunningham, Lee Friedlander, Ralph Gibson, Lizzie Himmel, Horst, Andre Kertesz, Andres Serrano, Edward Weston, Joel-Peter Witkin, and many others.