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Manipulation of the photograph is as old as photography itself: it has been used in political propaganda, and has also embodied or enlivened satire, publicity and commercial art; it has created evocations of the "brave new world" of the future, and surrealist and fantastic visions. Photomontages were made by, among others, the Dadaists, Heartfield, Lissitzky, Rodchenko and...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published October 1st 1986 by Thames & Hudson (first published 1976)
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Nov 12, 2012 Korri added it
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This a basic survey of photomontage focused on the Berlin Dadaists and Rusian Constructivists. Helpful in that regard but it's more of a jumping off point for further research.
dada and surrealism era...survey book. Doesn't go into depth on any single artist
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