Art books that set standards - that is the vision of Hirmer Verlag. This also applies to its high-quality photo volumes. Because since the company was founded in 1948, it has strived to maintain the highest quality - for which it regularly receives awards

For 'I've Been Here Once Before', filmmaker David Teboul selected stills from a documentary about Boris MIKHAILOV, which fill books' middle section. Cleverly arranged, the single motifs create the impression of a cinematic sequence as you turn the pages.
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  • Ed(s)/Author(s): David Teboul, François Prodromidès
  • Format: Pb. (no dust jacket, as issued), 12 x 17 x 3,5 cm., 476 pp., 320 color ills., text language: English
from 19,80 € Weight 0.7 kg
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English or German. Based on Helmar LERSKI's series 'Metamorphosis', this compendium, 'Faces. The power of the face', brings togehter portraits from the time of the Weimar Republic. Experiments, feminist role-playing games and political ideologies collide.
In the photo volume 'Berlin Havelhöhe. 1960/1961' Benjamin KATZ documents in an extensive convolute of over 400 b/w photographs the everyday life of patients in a clinic housed in former buildings of the National Socialist Reich Academy for Aviation.
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  • Ed(s)/Author(s): Paul McWeigh
  • Book design: Birte STEINBECK
  • Format: HC, approx. 24 x 17,5 cm., 112 pp., 85 b/w duplex ills., text language: English
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'125th Street. Photography In Harlem' reflects the history of New York's Harlem neighborhood, marked by consumerism, gentrification, glamour as well as political revolt. With images by Berenice ABBOTT, Dawoud BEY, Katsu NAITO, Gordon PARKS, Jamel SHABAZZ.
29,95 € * Weight 0.9 kg
With works by EISENSTAEDT, ERFURTH, FINSLER, FLACH, JACOBI, Paul W. JOHN, KRANZ, MANTZ, MUNKACSI, RENGER-PATZSCH, ROH, SALOMON, SANDER, SCHAFGANS, SEIDENSTÜCKER, STANKOWSKI, UMBO & more
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  • Ed(s)/Author(s): LVR Landesmuseum Bonn, L. Altringer, J. Bove, A. Komenda, S. Lux, F.Mecklenburg, G.Mölich, M.Schmidt
  • Format: Gebundene Ausgabe ohne Schutzumschlag (wie erschienen), 22 x 27 x 3 cm., 264 S., 268 Farb-Abb., deutasch-sprachiger Text - GERMAN TEXT ONLY!
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'Gerhard Richter. Images of an Era' describes 40 works, contains essays by experts and self-testimonies. His cycle '18. Oktober 1977' on the death of the RAF members is of central importance. With this he concludes the group of paintings after photographs
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  • Ed(s)/Author(s): Susanne Lange
  • Format: Gebunden mit Schutzumschlag, 24,5 x 30 x 5,5 cm., 808 S., 619 duotone S/W-Abb., deutsch-sprachiger text - GERMAN TEXT ONLY!
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The book 'Das Magische Auge' (Magic Eye) shows the versatile work of Herbert LIST. Many of his photographs were taken in cities like Hamburg, Paris or Athens and exude an aura of mystery: Thus he wanted to illustrate the profound and ambiguous of reality.
45,00 € * Weight 1.2 kg
Diary-like series, landscape shots and situational mood images. The catalog volume 'Why Not?' with further essays follows the latest development of the Finnish photographer Elina BROTHERUS. The book constantly explores the possibilities of photography.
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This photo volume, 'Bukowski. The Shooting' by Abe FRAJNDLICH, presents the photographic approach to a legend in mostly previously unpublished photographs in color and in b&w. The story of these encounters culminates in the photographs of the wedding.
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In 'Gerhard Richter at Work', fascinating works by Benjamin KATZ provide unique insights into the work of Gerhard RICHTER. Connoisseurs discover well-known works in the photos as well as the designs, such as for the Richter window for Cologne Cathedral.
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