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Title The unseen eye : photographs from the unconscious / [collection of] W. M. Hunt ; with an introduction by William A. Ewing

Publ Info New York : Aperture, [2011]
 PC Oversize Books  OVERSIZE TR654 .U57 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  TR654 .U57 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 319 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface -- Introduction : more than meets the eye / William A. Ewing -- The unseen eye / W. M. Hunt -- List of illustrations -- Index of photographers
Note "... collection of photographs assembled around a particular theme: in each image, the gaze of the subject is averted, the face obscured or the eyes firmly closed. The pictures present a catalog of anti-portraiture, characterized at first glance by what its subjects conceal, not by what the camera reveals. Amassed over the course of thirty years by New York collector W. M. Hunt, the collection includes works by masters such as Richard Avedon, Diane Arbus, Imogen Cunningham, William Klein, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Robert Frank as well as lesser-known artists and vernacular images." --book jacket
LC subject Photography, Artistic
Portrait photography
Photography -- Collectors and collecting
Photography, Artistic. lcgft
Add Author Ewing, William
Hunt, W. M. (William M.)
Alt Title Photographs from the unconscious
ISBN 9781597111935 (hbk.)
1597111937 (hbk.)