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Author Martineau, Paul, 1967- author.

Title The thrill of the chase : the Wagstaff collection of photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum / Paul Martineau ; with an essay by Eugenia Parry and an introduction by Weston Naef.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, Calif. : J. Paul Getty Museum, [2016]


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Description ix, 233 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color), plates (some color) ; 29 cm
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Note Issued on the occasion of the exhibition The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from March 15 to July 31, 2016; at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut from September 10 to December 11, 2016; and at the Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine, from February 1 to April 30, 2017.
Summary "Presents the Samuel J. Wagstaff Jr. collection of photographs, now at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, along with a selection of 147 images from that collection"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Timothy Potts -- Introduction : recollections of Sam Wagstaff / Weston Naef -- A curious vice : the extraordinary life of Samuel J. Wagstaff Jr. / Paul Martineau -- Penitent / Eugenia Parry -- Plates -- Plate list -- Selected list of photographers.
Subject Wagstaff, Samuel J., Jr., 1921-1987 -- Photograph collections -- Exhibitions.
Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions.
J. Paul Getty Museum -- Exhibitions.
Photograph collections -- California -- Los Angeles -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Parry, Eugenia, contributor.
Naef, Weston J., 1942- author of introduction, etc.
J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, issuing body.
Wadsworth Atheneum, host institution.
Portland Museum of Art, host institution.
ISBN 9781606064672 (hardback)
1606064673 (hardback)

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