Louise Dahl-Wolfe: A Retrospective
Louise Dahl-Wolfe (1895-1989) was one of the great fashion photographers of her era -- a woman who contributed 86 cover images and thousands of interior shots to Harper's Bazaar between 1936 and 1959. Her elegant, beautifully composed photographs -- many shot on location, in natural light, and in color -- helped define a new American style that was wholesome yet worldly.Th...more
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published June 1st 2000 by Harry N. Abrams
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Mar 07, 2014 Gregory Byerline rated it 4 of 5 stars
Insightful presentation of fashion photography history through the lens of my idol's predecessor. Louise Dahl-Wolfe was an innovative visionary with many "firsts" to her credit. Excellent read and view.
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