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Museum of Photography
Museum of Photography

Museum of Photography

Art Library - Collection of Photography Helmut Newton Foundation

Edited by Ludger Derenthal, Edited by Christine Kühn


80 Pages, 5 x 7.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: November 2010

ISBN 9783865022417

Rights: US & CA

Seemann Henschel (Nov 2010)

Price: $19.95


The history behind an intriguing art form

Delving into an institution that has recently grown in popularity among photography enthusiasts the world over, this survey examines the renowned Museum of Photography in Berlin. The chapters demonstrate how the museum’s visitors are able to take a more informed look at the history of photography from its inception to the present day. The Art Library’s exhibitions are reviewed, showing the wide range of historical and contemporary expressive forms available to photography as a medium. Works by Helmut Newton and June Newton are also presented.

Author Biography

Ludger Derenthal is director of the Collection of Photography at the Art Library in Berlin. Christine Kühn works for the Art Library.