Passage

Passage A retrospective of Penn s portraits fashion photography and still lifes

  • Title: Passage
  • Author: Irving Penn Alexander Liberman
  • ISBN: 9780679404910
  • Page: 137
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A retrospective of Penn s portraits, fashion photography, and still lifes.

    369 Comment

    • Jereme says:

      Not entirely interested in fashion photography, and not very familiar with Irving Penn's work, I wasn't sure what to expect. His portraits are wonderful, though, especially those from his "Small Trades" series, and his still lifes blow me away. Beautiful stuff and excellent reproduction. This book is definitely going on my "to buy" list, and I'll be seeking out his still lifes book. Still, the fashion work doesn't do much for me (my personal preference). Thankfully, this book doesn't focus heavi [...]

    • Vfields Don't touch my happy! says:

      I've owned this book for 20 years before really opening it. Joy on joy Passages is one big, beautiful, colorful book. I think it excellently encapsulates Penn's entire life. Rumor has it The Metropolitan Museum of Art is mounting a retrospective this spring/summer so now I'm armed and ready. Bring it on.

    • David Long says:

      Lavishly produced. Landmark achievement in color and b&w photo reproduction. Career-spanning retrospective of the Vogue et al photo master Irving Penn.

    • H says:

      Oeuvre goals.

    • Dutchbaby says:

      Gorgeous retrospective of the work of a gentle, genius photographer.

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