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The Resource Flowers for Lisa : a delirium of photographic invention, Abelardo Morell ; conversation with Lawrence Weschler ; afterword by Lisa McElaney

Flowers for Lisa : a delirium of photographic invention, Abelardo Morell ; conversation with Lawrence Weschler ; afterword by Lisa McElaney

Label
Flowers for Lisa : a delirium of photographic invention
Title
Flowers for Lisa
Title remainder
a delirium of photographic invention
Statement of responsibility
Abelardo Morell ; conversation with Lawrence Weschler ; afterword by Lisa McElaney
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Best known for his surreal camera obscura pictures and luminous black-and-white photographs of books, photographer Abelardo Morell now turns his transformative lens to one of the most common of artistic subjects, the flower. The concept for 'Flowers for Lisa' emerged when Morell gave his wife, Lisa, a photograph of flowers on her birthday. "Flowers are part of a long tradition of still life in art," writes Morell. "Precisely because flowers are such a conventional subject, I felt a strong desire to describe them in new, inventive ways." With nods to the work of Jan Brueghel, Edouard Manet, Georgia O'Keeffe, Rene Magritte, and others, Morell does just that; the images are as innovative as they are arresting
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morell, Abelardo
Dewey number
  • 779.34
  • 770
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weschler, Lawrence
  • McElaney, Lisa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morell, Abelardo
  • Morell, Abelardo
  • Photography, Artistic
  • Photography of plants
Label
Flowers for Lisa : a delirium of photographic invention, Abelardo Morell ; conversation with Lawrence Weschler ; afterword by Lisa McElaney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781419732331
Lccn
2017956792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1024101960
Label
Flowers for Lisa : a delirium of photographic invention, Abelardo Morell ; conversation with Lawrence Weschler ; afterword by Lisa McElaney
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
143 pages
Isbn
9781419732331
Lccn
2017956792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1024101960

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