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Uniform Title Bauhaus Fotografie. English
Title Bauhaus photography
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1985


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Description xi, 315 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Part I : Bauhaus photographs -- Curriculum of the State Bauhaus in Dessau -- On the present state of photography / Walter Peterhans -- Photography is manipulation of light / Laszlo Moholy-Nagy -- Optics -- the great fashion / Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart -- Discussion of the book The World is Beautiful by Albert Renger-Patzsch. The world is beautiful / Ernst Kallai -- Is the world beautiful? / Fritz Kuhr -- Conciliatory proposal / Ernst Kallai -- Painting and photography / Ernst Kallai -- Discussion of Ernst Kallai's article "Painting and photography" : Willi Baumeister, Adolf Behne, Max Burchartz, Will Grohmann, Ludwig Kassak, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy -- Typophoto / Laszlo Moholy-Nagy -- Pictorial examples of the use of photography as a typographical means -- Part II : Bauhaus album
Summary Photographs from the 1920s and 1930s include portraits, still lifes, and pictures of furniture, sculpture, and class projects, and are accompanied by discussions of the Bauhaus movement
Analysis Photography Bauhaus School - Collections
Notes Includes index
Translation of: Bauhaus Fotografie
Bibliography Includes index
Notes Translated into English from original German
Subject Bauhaus.
Bauhaus (Decorative arts)
Photography, Artistic -- Germany.
Photography, Artistic.
Author Bauhaus.
LC no. 85004282
ISBN 0262132028
0262631091 (paperback)