A lavishly illustrated portrait of one of the most significant women photographers of the 20th century and the glamorous international circles of art and politics in which she traveled. From her beginnings in Italy to Hollywood in the 1920s to post-quake San Francisco, Modotti's life is magnificently portrayed.
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Hailed by the New York Times as "a definitive biography," the stunning portrait of one of the most fascinating women photographers of our time.About the Author:
Margaret Hooks is a writer whose books on artists have appeared in several languages. These include Surreal Eden: Edward James & Las Pozas and Frida Kahlo: Portraits of an Icon . She has also written for numerous publications, among themARTnews, Vogue, The Guardian, Afterimage, Elle, Grand Street and The Observer magazine. This award-winning biography of Tina Modotti was nominated for the prestigious Infinity Award. It is now available in seven languages and has been optioned by leading Hollywood film companies with the author being hired to write the film treatment.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0044409257