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Fraenkel Gallery

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Hardcover, 10 x 10.75 in. / 232 pgs / 12 color / 83 tritone

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Catalog: FALL 2003

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ISBN 9781881337171 TRADE
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FRAENKEL GALLERY

The Eye Club

Introduction by Jeffrey Fraenkel. Edited by Jeffrey Fraenkel and Frish Brandt.

The Eye Club, unofficially founded around 1975, was the nickname given to the loose conglomeration of individuals who found themselves among the first new collectors of photography. Operating purely on instinct and the love of seeing, these few dozen people (including Sam Wagstaff, Andre Jammes and other now-legendary collectors) shared a distaste for established pantheons and veered instead toward the lesser-known, the anonymous, the outr» or any photograph emanating sparks of electricity. Photography was their perfect vehicle and they were startled to find themselves in so much unchartered territory. The nearly 100 surprising pictures in The Eye Club have been assembled in a similar spirit of adventure. Photography persists as an unruly medium, and this book is comprised of an unruly group of photographs, brought together in the open-eyed spirit of the Eye Club to mark the 25th anniversary of San Francisco's esteemed Fraenkel Gallery. Printed with exceptional fidelity to the original prints, this publication assembles little-known images by some of the most important artists in the history of photography, chosen with an eye toward the unexpected and including as-yet-unpublished work by Diane Arbus, Chuck Close, Constantin Brancusi, Robert Adams, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Nan Goldin, Hiroshi Sugimoto and Andy Warhol, among many others. A significant number of works by "Photographer Unknown" are included among gems by Richard Avedon, Nadar, Andreas Gursky, Lee Friedlander, Alfred Stieglitz, Adam Fuss, Helen Levitt, Paul Outerbridge and Robert Frank. The combination is fresh and surprising.
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ISBN: 9788857204703
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ISBN: 9788857232508
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ISBN: 9788857215990
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Pub Date: 10/2/2012
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ISBN: 9788857204420
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Pub Date: 10/5/2010
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ISBN: 9788857200675
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ISBN: 9788857228242
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ISBN: 9788857229881
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Pub Date: 3/29/2016
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Contemporary Photography from India and South America

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM INDIA AND SOUTH AMERICA

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ISBN: 9788857212494
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Pub Date: 9/25/2012
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