Terence Donovan

Terence Donovan : The Photographs

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In the early sixties, a triumvirate of young working-class photographers burst onto the scene and turned the fashion world on its head - David Bailey, Brian Duffy and Terence Donovan ushered in the era of the photographer as cultural hero and, as the son of an East-End truck driver, Donovan in particular personified what the popular imagination believed to be the essence of the 'swinging sixties' in London. Although often pigeon-holed as a fashion photographer, his magazine work actually formed just a fraction of his prolific output. When he died in 1996, after a career spanning forty years, he left an archive of nearly a million exposures which included his portraits, advertising commissions and documentary work. This new, stunning retrospective of his best-known images (and some previously unpublished) has been compiled with the support of Terence's wife and promises to be an important contribution to photographic and social history publishing.show more

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  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 288 x 344 x 28mm | 2,821.38g
  • Little, Brown & Company
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Ill.
  • 0316854204
  • 9780316854207
  • 1,999,075

About David Hillman

Terence Donovan died in 1996, after a long and prolific career at the forefront of the world of photography.show more

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