Library Item: 191313514
Before photography : painting and the invention of photography
Catalogue for an exhibition held May 9 - July 15, 1981 at MoMa, and elsewhere, which makes the argument that the development of photography had roots in the Western artistic tradition rather than solely a technical achievement. Reproductions of paintings and photographs from the early 1800s through the 1860s.
New York : Boston : Museum of Modern Art ; Distributed by New York Graphic Society, c1981.
26 x 22 x 0.3 inches