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Gardens of sand : commercial photography in the Middle East 1859-1905 / Issam Nassar, Patricia Almárcegui, Clark Worswick.

Author:
Nassar, Issam [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY: Distributed in the United States and Canada by D.A.P., ©2010]
Description:
140 pages : illustrations, color map, portraits ; 29 cm
Notes:
  • Published in English and Spanish.
  • Photographs from the Clark & Joan Worswick Collection, the Jorge Virgili Collection, and a private collection.
  • Includes a short biographical index of commercial photographers active in Middle East in the nineteenth century.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
The lure of the Orient: Early photography of the Middle East -- Orientalism and photography -- Gardens of sand: commercial photography in the Middle East, 1859-1905 -- Middle East images.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Biography.
  • History.
  • Pictorial works.
Other title(s):
Commercial photography in the Middle East, 1859-1905
ISBN:
  • 9788475068985 (English)
  • 8475068987 (English)
  • 9788475068961 (Spanish)
  • 8475068960 (Spanish)
OCLC:
630506676
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