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Pure Invention--The Tabletop Still Life: Photographs

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Paperback, 63 pages
Published August 17th 1990 by Smithsonian Books (DC)
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Jul 11, 2013 Andrew rated it really liked it
You can actually see Groover working through multiple concerns in these photos: how to deal with background; how to have foreground and background interact; how many different kinds of objects can/ should a still life hold; when pure blacks and whites are rarely seen, how many kinds of greys can you put on the same object, etc. etc.

"With photography I didn't have to make things up" she said about her transition from painting.

These are platinum-palladium prints if that means something to you.

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