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Richard Billingham: Ray's a Laugh

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British photographer Richard Billingham has produced a frighteningly personal artist's book in the tradition of Nan Goldin's "Ballad of Sexual dependency" and R. Crumb's cartoons and films. Here the subject is Billingham's own dysfunctional family torn apart by the ravages of alcoholism and poverty. Billingham documents their squalid surroundings and violent interactions w ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published June 17th 2000 by Scalo Publishers (first published January 1st 1996)
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Orla Barry

Possibly one of my all time fav photography books / beautiful / gritty and honest
Like a Mike Leigh movie in photos.
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