Joel-Peter Witkin

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With his focus on the 'disagreeable beauty' of the anomalous and the transgressive, Joel-Peter Witkin’s images are edgy and disturbing.

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Influenced by artists from Giotto to the Surrealists, by daguerreotypes and the work of Bellocq, his portraits and complex tableaux incorporating corpses, hermaphrodites, masks and mutiliation provoke and challenge the viewer.

Introduction by Eugenia Parry.

PHOTOFILE brings together the best work of the world’s greatest photographers, in an attractive format and at an easily affordable price. Handsome and collectable, the books are produced to the highest standards. Each volume contains some sixty full-page reproductions printed in superb duotone, together with a critical introduction and a full bibliography. The series has been awarded the first annual prize for distinguished photographic books by the International Center of Photography, New York.

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Author Joel-Peter Witkin
Publisher Thames & Hudson
Page Count 144pp
Publication Size 5 x 7.5
Publication Notes Softcover, Color
Publication Date May 26, 2008
ISBN 978-0500410950

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