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C.Beaton






Chinese Diary & Album

Chinese Diary & Album




China, moderne fotografie

BEATON,C., Chinese Diary & Album, Hong Kong & Oxford 1991. Hardcover 19,5 x 25,5 cm. 169pag.met ca. 100 zwart-wit foto's.
"Beaton's diary and photographs of Nationalist China during WWII.Originally published in 1945. The British Ministry of Information decided to send Beaton and his camera to the Far East in order to take photographs of the Empire and its Allies at war. Includes the China section of Beaton"s travel diary "Far East"."


€ 22.50



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Indian Diary & Album

Indian Diary & Album




India, moderne fotografie

BEATON, C. Indian Diary & Album, Oxford 1991. Hardcover 19,5 x 25,5 cm. 170pag. met ca. 100 foto's in zwart-wit.
"Nearly half the book is an album of photogravures by Beaton of the beauty of the architecture, landscape but also the grinding poverty. Primarily known as a fashion photographer this aspect of his work only really shows up in the posed portraits. Originally published in 1945. Shot primarily in Burma, Assam during the Second World War, the British Ministry of Information decided to send Beaton and his camera to the Far East (in this case India and Burma) in order to take photographs of the Empire and its Allies at war. Includes the India and Burma sections of Beaton"s travel diary "Far East".


€ 22.50



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