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Panzer, Mary

Overview
Works: 41 works in 144 publications in 5 languages and 3,566 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Portraits  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Catalogues raisonnés  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other
Classifications: TR140.B7, 927.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Panzer
Mathew Brady and the image of history by Mary Panzer( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and German and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking advantage of emerging photographic paper printing techniques to create large-format, classically posed portraits, Brady also collaborated with painters such as G.P.A. Healy and Alonzo Chappel, who used his photographs to complete their own heroically scaled images. Contending that Brady's photographs contribute to an ongoing national interest in the Civil War, Panzer concludes that they continue to function as Brady hoped they would, constructing an idealized history in which fact and memory are intertwined
Things as they are by Mary Panzer( Book )

38 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of modern photojournalism, from The family of man and the heyday of Life magazine in 1955 to the era of the camera-phone in the present day."
Separate, but equal : the Mississippi photographs of Henry Clay Anderson by Henry Clay Anderson( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of black-and-white photographs in which Henry Clay Anderson documents life in the middle-class African-American communities of the South as they existed in the years leading up to the Civil Rights movement, and includes descriptive text
In my studio : Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr. and the art of the camera, 1885-1930 by Mary Panzer( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr. began his work as a photographer in 1884, for his father's engineering firm. His interest piqued, he rapidly advanced to portraiture and landscape photography. Eickemeyer spent twenty years as a commercial success in his role as fashionable Fifth Avenue portraitist. Working with Eastman Kodak, he demystified photography, attracting thousands of amateurs. Eickemeyer excelled at both artistic photography and professional photography, as this exhibition attests. A lifelong resident of Yonkers, New York, Eickemeyer played a key role in the creation of the Yonkers Museum of Science and Art, the institutional forerunner of the Hudson River Museum, an entirely appropriate venue for this comprehensive exhibition and catalog
Lewis Hine by Mary Panzer( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First color by Inge Morath( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philadelphia naturalistic photography, 1865-1906 : Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 10 February--7 April 1982 by Mary Panzer( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halsman/Dali by Philippe Halsman( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las cosas tal como son by Mary Panzer( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas about images : essays on film and photography( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic origins of American realism : photography, arts and letters in Philadelphia, 1850-1875 by Mary Panzer( )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philippe Halsman : rétrospective : photographies appartenant à la collection de la famille Halsman( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eakins and the photograph : works by Thomas Eakins and his circle in the collection of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts by Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the foremost American painters of the nineteenth century, Thomas Eakins (1844-1916) also was a pioneer in the fields of artistic and scientific photography. Although most of his photographs relate to his private life, he also used photography to prepare for his painting and sculpture projects to research anatomy and locomotion and as an expressive medium in its own right. His platinum prints broke new ground in photographic printing but the most innovative aspect of his work was his emphasis on the nude, then part of the French repertoire of academic visual studies but rarely encountered in the United States."--BOOK JACKET. "Eakins and the Photograph is the first catalogue of the Eakins photographs in the Pennsylvania Academy's Charles Bregler collection, which includes about three fourths of Eakins's photographic output. The book describes the entire collection of 648 images, reproducing 173 black-and-white photographs, 52 duotones, and a portfolio section of 16 tritones. This is the first book to place Eakins's photographic works (and those of his circle) within the context of the transitional era between 1880 and 1900, when photography moved from the realm of commerce to that of art."--Jacket
Avedon : Murals and Portraits by Mary Panzer( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits by Mary Ellen Mark( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Ellen Mark here pairs images of the world's homeless and alienated with portraits of world-famous actors, musicians, writers, and other celebrities. The differences are palpable. Studiously posed yet comfortable with the camera, icons such as Jodie Foster, John Irving, Lillian Gish, Johnny Depp, and Francois Truffaut fill each frame with an invulnerable gaze. In contrast, impoverished children in Ireland, Texas, or James Bay, Canada, seem unreachable both in their social and geographic removal and in their alarming calm."--BOOK JACKET. "Despite vastly different lives, subtle correspondences of mood and theme emerge in the paired images: Boy George self-consciously folds his hands in prayer, a gesture echoed on the previous page by a sincerely reverent Indian girl standing in the Ganges. A homeless Irish boy seems as proud in his solitude as Kevin Costner in the persona of Wyatt Earp. Whether of stars posing as outcasts or a Vietnamese circus performer assuming the imperious posture of a star, the photographs of Mary Ellen Mark resonate singly, in pairs, and as a sequence, haunting viewers with their depictions of lives far removed from everyday existence."--BOOK JACKET
Art and the camera, 1900-1940 : pictorialist photographs from the National Portrait Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marilyn Monroe in Korea, 1954 : newly discovered photographs by David Geary by David Geary( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small on-line exhibition of nine 35mm color photographs taken by David Geary in 1954. Includes an introduction by Mary Panzer
 
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Mathew Brady and the image of history
Languages
English (95)

German (8)

Spanish (4)

French (2)

Dutch (1)

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Things as they areSeparate, but equal : the Mississippi photographs of Henry Clay AndersonLewis HineFirst colorHalsman/DaliLas cosas tal como sonEakins and the photograph : works by Thomas Eakins and his circle in the collection of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine ArtsPortraits