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Edkins, Diana

Overview
Works: 39 works in 110 publications in 5 languages and 3,126 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  History  Sources  Exhibition catalogs  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
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Most widely held works about Diana Edkins
 
Most widely held works by Diana Edkins
William H. Jackson by Beaumont Newhall( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of pride : stylemakers and rulebreakers of the Harlem Renaissance by Carole Marks( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Harlem Renaissance was an electrifying period during which huge numbers of African Americans threw off the shackles of discrimination, exploitation, and poverty is the South and moved north. The Power of Pride is a visually spirited and intimate book full of photographs, letters, playbills, and drawings that capture the gaiety and excitement of the time. Moving from the brownstones of Striver's Row in Harlem to the Negro Appreciation salons in Paris, the book focuses an seventeen Renalssance figures who exemplify the themes of race, fortitude, talent, and style, and whose strength of will and ability created a model for all those with dreams and aspirations emerging in the African-American community."--Jacket
The power of style : the women who defined the art of living well by Annette Tapert( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals the inner qualities of 14 remarkable women who define style in ways that have lasted for generations. Witty and fascinating excursions into the worlds of Coco Chanel, Pauline de Rothschild, Diana Vreeland, Elsie de Wolfe, and others are captured in lavish photographs and entertaining anecdotes. We discover not only the preeminent influence that these women held over fashion and culture, but also the wry, often poignant tales of their personal lives.--From publisher description
Artists at work : inside the studios of today's most celebrated artists by David Seidner( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross Bleckner, Christian Boltanski, Louise Bourgeois, John Cage, Chuck Close, Roy Lichtenstein, Roni Horn, Brice Marden, Joan Mitchell, Jack Pierson, Richard Serra, Philip Taaffe, Cy Twombly, Terry Winters, Francesco Clemente, Milton Resnick, Felix Gonzales-Torres, Julian Lethbridge, Cindy Sherman, Jasper Johns
People & pearls : the magic endures by Ki Hackney( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated celebration of the pearl traces the history of this valuable gem from the wardrobe of Queen Elizabeth to the neck of Uma Thurman
Animal attractions( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

102 photographs of the world's finest contemporary photographer exploring the relationships between people and animals
Leg by Diana Edkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is exquisite proof from the world's greatest photographers of the universal attraction of the leg. Seen through myriad artistic eyes, this book explores the sensual limb in all its expressions: as natural sculpture, as pillar of strength, as dancer, as fashion statement, and as erogenous zone. The world-famous fashion designer documents the allure of the leg from classical times to the present, encompassing painting, sculpture, illustration, film, and more than one hundred color and black-and-white photographs
Sonja Braas : so far by Sonja Braas( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in German and Multiple languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So far' looks at the serial works of German artist Sonja Braas (born 1968). Braas' images of powerful natural phenomena such as high mountains and thundering avalanches, only partly show real nature and landscapes-many of her photographs are actually of handmade models. 0Exhibition: Foto Kunst Stadtforum, Innsbruck, Austria (7.3.–11.5.2013)
Chongqing : city of ambition by Ferit Kuyas( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lisa Fonssagrives : three decades of classic fashion photography by Martin Harrison( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and German and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful, intelligent and cultured, Lisa Fonssagrives was the embodiment of elegance, refinement and chic. The most sought after model in the history of fashion photography, she inspired some of the most memorable images of our time, from Blumenfeld's woman hanging perilously from the Eiffel Tower to Penn's mermaid in a Rochas dress." "Lisa Fonssagrives was a muse, a chameleon who collaborated with the finest fashion photographers of more than three decades: Hoyningen-Huene, Man Ray, Horst, Blumenfeld, Platt Lynes, Richard Avedon and her husband, Irving Penn, to make some of the classic masterpieces of the genre." "David Seidner has brought together not only some of the most celebrated photographs of our times, but also an undiscovered collection of photographs, many rare, which belonged to Lisa Fonssagrives herself. With a biographical essay by the renowned photo-historian Martin Harrison, Lisa Fonssagrives provides a glorious and essential introduction to the century's Golden Age of fashion photography through the portrait of its most compelling and famous icon."--Jacket
Vogue, stay young( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve Sonneman : la Côte d'Azur : [exhibition] October 7-November 7, 2009 by Eve Sonneman( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists' studios by David Seidner( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in French and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanités : photographies de mode des XIXe et XXe siècles by Philippe Dayan( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Met biografieën en foto's van: Felix Nadar, Paul Nadar, Studio Reutlinger, Edward Steichen, Adolf Gayne de Meyer, George Hoyningen-Huene, Erwin Blumenfeld, Irving Penn, Paolo Roversi, Javier Vallhonrat, Nick Knight, Lillian Bassman, Helmut Newton, Sarah Moon, Seeberger Freres, Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Toni Frissell, Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Norman Parkinson, Frank Horvat, Guy Bourdin, Peter Lindbergh, Deborah Turbeville, Koto Bolofo, William Klein
Vogue book of fashion photography by Polly Devlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blue jean by Alice Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An appreciation of the history of a garment which, from its earliest days as a protection for miners, has transcended class, race and gender boundaries, and is now at the forefront of fashion
Image power (1945-1996) : moda, mode e miti attraverso le copertine( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits by David Seidner( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seidner's work pays homage to the great portrait painters of the early nineteenth-century. Fusing history and stylish antiquarianism with a contemporary sensibility, Seidner creates a distinctive and remarkable array of images. Modern day actors, actresses, aristocrats and others who fill the social pages, don the costumes and postures of their earlier counterparts. Counterparts who were painted by artists such as Ingres, Boldini and Americans, John Singer Sargent and John Singleton Copley
Absence of subject : the images of Michael Somoroff and August Sander by Michael Somoroff( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in German and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape and discovery : an exhibition of photography by Emily Lowe Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The power of pride : stylemakers and rulebreakers of the Harlem Renaissance
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Edkins, Diana E.

Edkins, Diana E. 1947-

エドキンズ, ダイアナ

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The power of style : the women who defined the art of living wellArtists at work : inside the studios of today's most celebrated artistsPeople & pearls : the magic enduresAnimal attractionsLegChongqing : city of ambitionLisa Fonssagrives : three decades of classic fashion photographyThe blue jean