[PDF] Artful Lives: Edward Weston, Margrethe Mather, and the Bohemians of Los Angeles ✓ Beth Gates Warren



5 thoughts on “Artful Lives: Edward Weston, Margrethe Mather, and the Bohemians of Los Angeles

  1. says:

    Superbly researched standard text but not very engagingly written Still invaluable though.

  2. says:

    A good read

  3. says:

    Great book, and Beth Gates Warren did a terrific job here I m impressed and pleased by the amount of information she was able to find on Margrethe Mather, and the photographs of her in her youth amazing Usually books on artists are vague on details, like dates and specifics about people events in the life of the subject, and forget there are such things as public records, but I can t make that complaint here Wa

  4. says:

    The text is a moving tale of the life of Edward as that of LA s origins I was unaware of the early start of Edwards life and his entry into the profession of photography.

  5. says:

    Very good overview A couple of mistakes in the footnotes.

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Review ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ô Beth Gates Warren

Ists at the centre of the Bohemian cultural scene of Los Angeles during the s and s Weston would go on to become the most influential American photographer of the th century while Mather who Weston ultimately expunged from his journals would vanish into obscurity Based on years of r. A good read

Summary Artful Lives: Edward Weston, Margrethe Mather, and the Bohemians of Los Angeles

Artful Lives: Edward Weston, Margrethe Mather, and the Bohemians of Los Angeles

This title presents a captivating account of two photographers one of whom became a major figure in the art and the other who fell into obscurity It also presents a fascinating account telling the hitherto untold love story of Edward Weston and Margrethe Mather Both photographic art. Superbly researched standard text but not very engagingly written Still invaluable though think-straight-change-your-thoughts-change-your-life-english-edition not very engagingly written Still invaluable though

Review ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ô Beth Gates Warren

Esearch and illustrated with extraordinary images some never published and a charismatic range of characters from Charlie Chaplin to Max Eastman Artful Lives is a vivid and insightful account of this key period in Weston s development and reveals Mather s important contribution to i. Great book and Beth Gates Warren did a terrific job here I m impressed and pleased by the amount of information she was able to find on Margrethe Mather and the photographs of her in her youth amazing Usually books on artists are vague on details like dates and specifics about people events in the life of the subject and forget there are such things as public records but I can t make that complaint here Warren tracked down facts census records etc Where there s a lapse in the documented record she tries to fill in with a reasonable theory of what must have happened She presents Mather s version of her life story but also points out where it and the verifiable documentation go off in different directions Despite all this factual ness the book is not at all dry or dull proving that you can have endnot