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Foresta, Merry A.

Overview
Works: 56 works in 149 publications in 3 languages and 6,996 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Adapter, Author of introduction, Writer of accompanying material, wpr, Arranger
Classifications: TR654, 779.0973074753
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Most widely held works by Merry A Foresta
American photographs : the first century from the Isaacs collection in the National Museum of American Art by National Museum of American Art (U.S.) ( Book )
9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
the picture of nineteenth-century America vividly brought to life in the National Museum of American Art's Charles Isaacs Collection. American Photographs: The First Century presents a wide-ranging selection of photographs from this collection, including Civil War images by Alexander Gardner and the Mathew Brady Studio and spectacular western landscapes by Timothy O'Sullivan and William Henry Jackson. Seventy-nine colorplates are supplemented by over a hundred four-color
Perpetual motif : the art of Man Ray by National Museum of American Art (U.S.) ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between home and heaven : contemporary American landscape photography from the Consolidated Natural Gas Company Collection of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution by National Museum of American Art (U.S.) ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From stunning panoramas and majestic bridges to nuclear waste dumpsites, Between Home and Heaven captures the compelling complexity of contemporary landscape photography. Featuring 90 works by 39 artists, along with illustrated essays by three prominent critics, this site helps redefine the nature of the American landscape
Exposed and developed : photography sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts by Merry A Foresta ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life in art : Alma Thomas, 1891-1978 by Merry A Foresta ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At first sight : photography and the Smithsonian by Merry A Foresta ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Photography and the Smithsonian were invented at the same time, and both were instrumental in revealing the modern world to itself. The Smithsonian holds more than 13 million images spanning over 150 years of taking and collecting photographs." "The book contains photographs that span the medium's history and record science, geography, history, the arts, and cultural events, from the first photographs ever made to digital views beamed back from Mars. The famous, the infamous, and the never-before-seen are here in a remarkable "democracy of images": Amelia Earhart, Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Tom Thumb, John Brown, Frederick Douglass, Lucille Ball, Greta Garbo, Babe Ruth; the earliest views of the moon and the earliest panoramic view of Damascus; rare Native American photography; views of Asia, Africa, and the American West; photographs of early flight, and much, much more. By recording the act of seeing, and of what was seen, both photography and the Smithsonian have shaped our sense of ourselves, as individuals, as a people, as a country."--BOOK JACKET
Secrets of the dark chamber : the art of the American daguerreotype by Merry A Foresta ( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alias Man Ray : the art of reinvention by Mason Klein ( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irving Penn master images : the collections of the National Museum of American Art and the National Portrait Gallery by Merry A Foresta ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray in fashion by Man Ray ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray : trees + flowers - insects animals by Man Ray ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray by Man Ray ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray claimed that he photogrphed his fantasy. He was no less adept at commercial and portrait photography, and experimented tirelessly with technique. As a young expatriate in Paris during the twenties and thirties, he embraced surrealism
The Europeans by Tina Barney ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outside the mainstream : photographs by Dick Arentz ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray, 1890-1976 : sein Gesamtwerk by Man Ray ( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in German and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Tooker by David Tunkl ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray by Man Ray ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PHOTOGRAPHIE, MAN RAY, photographe ameĢricain, 1890-1976
Capital view : a new panorama of Washington, D.C. by Mark Klett ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between home and heaven : contemporary American landscape photography from the Consolidated Natural Gas Company Foundation Collection of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution by National Museum of American Art (U.S.) ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nancy Newhall : a literacy of images ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Foresta, Merry
Foresta, Merry 1949-
Foresta, Merry A.
Foresta, Merry Amanda
Foresta, Merry Amanda 1949-
Languages
English (80)
German (9)
French (3)
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