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Avedon, Richard

Works: 369 works in 853 publications in 5 languages and 15,328 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Diaries  Fantasy drama  Drama  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Editor, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Director, Other, Honoree, Auctioneer
Classifications: TR681.F3, 779.2092
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Most widely held works by Richard Avedon
In the American West, 1979-1984 by Richard Avedon( Book )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits by Richard Avedon( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and French and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of a century by Jacques-Henri Lartigue( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and excerpts from Lartigue's diary
The sixties by Richard Avedon( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 150 duotone and color photographs capture the dramatic changes and crises of the 1960s, in a visual history that chronicles the civil rights movement, women's rights, gay rights, antiwar demonstrations, and other key events and players
Unfamiliar streets : the photographs of Richard Avedon, Charles Moore, Martha Rosler, and Philip-Lorca DiCorcia by Katherine A Bussard( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City scenes have been chronicled in photographs since the early 1800s, but street photography as traditionally defined has captured a relatively narrow field of these images. Revolutionizing the history of street photography, Unfamiliar Streets explores the work of Richard Avedon (1923-2004), Charles Moore (1931-2010), Martha Rosler (b. 1943), and Philip-Lorca diCorcia (b. 1951), four American photographers whose careers in fashion, photojournalism, conceptual art, and contemporary art are not usually associated with the genre. Bussard's lively and engaging text, a timely response to a growing interest in urban photography, challenges the traditional understanding of street photography and makes original and important connections among urban culture, social history, and the visual arts, constructing a new historical model for understanding street photography. Illustrated with more than one hundred images, this book provides an interpretation of a compelling genre that is as fresh as its consideration of the city streets themselves, sites of commerce, dispossession, desire, demonstration, power, and spectacle
The Kennedys : portrait of a family by Richard Avedon( Book )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and German and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at the young Kennedy family through photographs taken by the world renowned photographer in the weeks leading up to JFK's 1961 inauguration offers insight into the expectations placed on the family and their interpersonal relationships
Nothing personal by Richard Avedon( Book )

27 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations by Richard Avedon( Book )

16 editions published in 1959 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice in Wonderland: the forming of a company and the making of a play by Manhattan Project (Theater Group)( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiro : photographs by Hiro( Book )

14 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van het werk van de fotograaf
Photography as art( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When specialty cameras, trick photography, and digital manipulation are combined with creative genius, photography becomes and extremely versatile medium of expression and self-exploration. This program examines the history of photography, charting its evolution from a technical craft to a fine art. Works of Tim Macmillan, Catherine Opie, Suky Best, Alison Jackson, and Caroline Molloy are highlighted. Archival clips of Man Ray, Cindy Sherman, Bill Brandt, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Andreas Feininger, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Duane Michals, Richard Avedon, and Elsie Hill are included"--Container
What becomes a legend most? : the Blackglama story by Peter Rogers( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a rather unusual book by Peter Rogers, the advertising agency executive who created the long-running series of magazine ads featuring famous people wearing Blackglama fur coats. These advertisements—photographed by fashion icons like Bill King and Richard Avedon--feature such subjects as Marlene Dietrich, Lillian Hellman, Liza Minnelli, Mary Martin, and Ethel Merman. Each is accompanied by Mr. Rogers’s recollections of the photo shoots, and the reactions of said celebrities during same. The celebs were paid with the fur coats they modeled, which seems a square deal. Who among them thought it was a truly fair trade?
Men without ties by Gianni Versace( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Versace approach to masculine elegance. Along with fashion photography, this lush volume captures some of Versace's best-known clients - Jeremy Irons, Sting, Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Jeff Bridges, K.D. Lang - in his clothes
Richard Avedon : darkness and light by Helen Whitney( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on fashion and portraiture photographer, Richard Avedon
Do not disturb by Gianni Versace( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art deco fantasy - Decorative arts - Appreciation of style, comfort and beauty - Gianni Versace
Evidence, 1944-1994 by Richard Avedon( Book )

27 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the photographer, Richard Avedon, which covers the last 50 years of his life and career
Photographers on photographers / Michael L. Sand( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avedon by Richard Avedon( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naked & the dressed : 20 years of Versace by Richard Avedon( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiography by Richard Avedon( Book )

21 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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In the American West, 1979-1984
Alternative Names
Avedon, Richard

Avedon, Rits'ard

Avedon, Rits'ard 1923-2004

Riçard Avedon

Richard Avedon

Richard Avedon Amerikaans fotograaf

Richard Avedon amerikai divat- és portréfotós

Richard Avedon amerikansk fotograf

Richard Avedon amerykański fotograf

Richard Avedon fotògraf estatunidenc

Richard Avedon fotógrafo estadounidense

Richard Avedon fotografo statunitense

Richard Avedon photographe américain

Richard Avedon US-amerikanischer Fotograf

Ричард Аведон

Річард Аведон

אבדון, ריצ'רד

אבדון, ריצ'רד 1923-2004

ריצ'רד אבדון

ריצ'רד אבדון צלם אמריקאי

ريتشارد افيدون

ريتشارد افيدون مصور أمريكي

ریچادر اودان عکاس آمریکایی

리처드 애버던

アヴェドン, リチャード




English (319)

German (46)

Italian (9)

French (8)

Spanish (5)

The sixtiesThe Kennedys : portrait of a familyHiro : photographsMen without tiesDo not disturbEvidence, 1944-1994Photographers on photographers / Michael L. SandThe naked & the dressed : 20 years of VersaceAn autobiography