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    Terence Donovan Fashion (Hardback) By (author) Robin Muir, By (author) Grace Coddington, Edited by Diana Donovan, Edited by David Hillman

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    DescriptionTerence Donovan was one of the foremost photographers of his generation--among the greatest Britain has ever produced. He came to prominence in London as part of a postwar renaissance in art, fashion, graphic design and photography, and--alongside David Bailey and Brian Duffy (photographers of a similar working-class background)--he captured and helped create the Swinging London of the 1960s. Donovan socialized with celebrities and royalty, and found himself elevated to stardom in his own right, and yet, despite his success and status, there has never been a serious evaluation of Donovan's fashion work: he allowed no monographs to be published during his lifetime. "Terence Donovan Fashion" is therefore the first publication of his fashion photographs. Arranged chronologically, and with an illuminating text by Robin Muir (ex-picture editor of "Vogue"), the book considers Donovan in the social and cultural context of his time, showing how his constant experimentation not only set him apart, but also influenced generations to come. Designed by former art director of "Nova" magazine and Pentagram partner David Hillman, and with images selected by Hillman, the artist's widow Diana Donovan and Grace Coddington, creative director of American" Vogue," this volume is indisputably a landmark publication in the history of fashion photography. Terence Donovan (1936-1996) is regarded as one of the foremost photographers of his generation. From the beginning of the 1960s until his death more than 30 years later, he shot regularly for magazines such as "Vogue," "Elle" and "Harper's Bazaar." He also directed some 3,000 commercials, the 1973 movie "Yellow Dog" and numerous music videos, for Robert Palmer's "Addicted to Love" and "Simply Irresistible" among others.


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    Title
    Terence Donovan Fashion
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Robin Muir, By (author) Grace Coddington, Edited by Diana Donovan, Edited by David Hillman
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 286 mm
    Height: 346 mm
    Thickness: 34 mm
    Weight: 2,318 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781908970022
    ISBN 10: 1908970022
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: PHO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.4
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: AJB
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15870
    BIC subject category V2: AJCP
    Libri: I-FG
    Ingram Subject Code: FG
    BIC subject category V2: AKTH
    B&T General Subject: 625
    BISAC V2.8: DES005000
    Abridged Dewey: 778
    LC classification: TR
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 779.974692
    BISAC V2.8: PHO009000
    DC23: 779.2092
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: AKT, AGA, AJC, AJCD
    Illustrations note
    113 colour and 64 black and white
    Publisher
    Art / Books
    Imprint name
    Art / Books
    Publication date
    28 February 2013
    Publication City/Country
    London