Item #10564 Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century. Selections from the Helen Kornblum Collection [Signed]. Helen Kornblum, Olivia Lahs-Gonzales.
Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century. Selections from the Helen Kornblum Collection [Signed]
Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century. Selections from the Helen Kornblum Collection [Signed]
Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century. Selections from the Helen Kornblum Collection [Signed]
"Influenced by my work as a psychotherapist, I have been drawn to art that deals with the human condition. However, I became increasingly aware that the photographs I saw in museums and galleries were almost always by men."

Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century. Selections from the Helen Kornblum Collection [Signed]

Saint Louis and New York: The Saint Louis Art Museum and D.A.P. Distributed Art Publishers, 1997. Very Good. Item #10564
ISBN: 0891780475

Saint Louis and New York: The Saint Louis Art Museum and D.A.P. Distributed Art Publishers, 1997. First Edition. Signed and inscribed on half title by Helen Kornblum to Brenda Richardson, former Chief Curator of the Baltimore Museum of Art: "7-04 / Brenda—It was wonderful to meet you in Santa Fe. I hope you enjoy 'Defining Eye.' Warmly, Helen." Quarto (30.5x23x1.5cm); 157pp, including bibliography. Photographic card covers with French flaps. Eighty-one reproductions of photographs in the exhibition.

Covers clean and crisp with faint rubbing at extremities. Card spine uncreased and uncracked. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.

Helen Kornblum is one of the leading women collectors of photography in the U.S., and made a major gift from her collection to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City in early 2021. This volume is the catalog of the exhibition of selections from her collection, under the title "Defining Eye," in Saint Louis in 1997. Among the photographs featured in the show are images by Berenice Abbott, Lola Alvarez Bravo, Diane Arbus, Gertrud Arndt, Tina Barney, Margaret Bourke-White, Claude Cahun, Imogen Cunningham, Flor Garduño, Laura Gilpin, Nan Goldin, Kati Horna, Germaine Krull, Dorothea Lange, Annie Leibovitz, Helen Levitt, Dora Maar, Lisette Model, Tina Modotti, Lucia Moholy, Catherine Opie, Cindy Sherman, Lorna Simpson, Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie, Margaret Watkins, and Carrie Mae Weems.

Price: $65.00