Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER

Getting around

 

HomeContentsVisual IndexesOnline ExhibitionsPhotographersGalleries and DealersThemes
AbstractEroticaFashionLandscapeNaturePhotojournalismPhotomontagePictorialismPortraitScientificStill lifeStreetWar
CalendarsTimelinesTechniquesLibrarySupport 
 
HomeContentsPhotobooks > Book Details
1881616754
 
See larger photo
 
  
The Desert Seen 
 
  
Buy from USA Buy from UK Buy from Canada Buy from France Buy from Germany Buy from Japan 
[Click on the appropriate flag to buy the book]
Product Details 
  
 
Hardcover 
106 pages 
Distributed Art Publishers 
Published 1996 
  
Amazon.com 
  
This collection of black-and-white photographs of the Sonoran desert runs counter to the current fashion for coffee-table art photography that emphasizes austere, stylized, isolated figures. Lee Friedlander's images are packed with detail, and the desert of this book is far from empty, but teems with life and visual richness. His landscapes are not sweeping panoramas, instead, they pull in dozens of directions at once. Often there is no apparent center, but many points of interest; branches and thorns of cholla, saguaro, and other cactuses do not so much frame the photos as invade them. In an introductory essay Freidlander aptly compares his work to his other love: jazz.  
  
 
  
The New York Times Book Review, Andy Grundberg 
  
... one of America's most important living photographers ...
 
  
 
  

This photographer...

 
  
The Desert Seen 
  
Lee Friedlander
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander (Limited Edition) 
  
Lee Friedlander
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander 
  
Lee Friedlander
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: The Little Screens 
  
Lee Friedlander
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Stems 
  
Lee Friedlander
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
At Work 
  
Lee Friedlander; & Richard Benson
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander At Work 
  
Lee Friedlander; & Richard Benson (Afterword)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: American Musicians 
  
Lee Friedlander; Steve Lacy; & Ruth Brown
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: Self Portraits 
  
Lee Friedlander; & John Szarkowski
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: American Musicians 
  
Lee Friedlander (Photographer)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Family: Photographs by Lee Friedlander 
  
Lee Friedlander (Photographer)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: Cherry Blossom Time in 
  
Lee Friedlander (Photographer)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: Sticks & Stones Architectural America 
  
Lee Friedlander (Photographer); & James Enyeart (Essays)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Friedlander 
  
Lee Friedlander (Photographer); Peter Galassi (Essay); & Richard Benason (Afterword)
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
Lee Friedlander: Kitaj 
  
Maria Friedlander (Introduction); R. B. Kitaj (Afterword); & R.B. Kitaj
Click here to buy this book from Amazon
 
 
  
 
  
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER
 Facebook LuminousLint 
 Twitter @LuminousLint