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Title William Eggleston : portraits / Phillip Prodger ; with an appreciation by Sofia Coppola.

Publication Info. New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    779.092 Eggleston,W WIL    Available
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Description 182 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
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still image sti rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 176-177) and index.
Note Includes an interview with Eggleston conducted by Phillip Prodger and three others.
"Published to accompany the exhibition William Eggleston Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, London, from 21 July to 23 October 2016 and at NGV International ... Melbourne, from 17 March to 18 June 2017"--Colophon.
Contents First person, singular: Eggleston and portraiture / Phillip Prodger -- Portraits / William Eggleston -- Right now, here, with you (interview) / William Eggleston in conversation with curator Phillip Prodger, gallerist Rose Shoshana, the artist's cousin Maude Schuyler Clay and art student Lesley Young.
Summary "The American photographer William Eggleston is best known for capturing everyday suburban life in his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee, and for his pioneering use of colour. This book, which accompanies the first exhibition entirely devoted to Eggleston's portraiture, features a variety of images of the people he has encountered during his long career."--Back cover.
Subject Eggleston, William, 1939- -- Exhibitions.
Eggleston, William, 1939- -- Interviews.
Portrait photography -- United States -- Exhibitions.
Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Container of (work): Eggleston, William, 1939- Photographs. Selections
Prodger, Phillip, organizer, interviewer.
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain), host institution.
National Gallery of Victoria, host institution.
Added Title Portraits
ISBN 0300222521

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