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George Platt Lynes

by George Platt Lynes

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Published by Bruno Gmun̈der in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photography of the nude.,
  • Photography -- Portraits.

  • Edition Notes

    Revised edition. Previously published by Allerheiligenpresse in 1982.

    Statementeditor Peter Weiermaier.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15302180M
    ISBN 103924163553

    The elegant male nude photographs of George Platt Lynes, many never before published, from a newly discovered archive of negatives. George Platt Lynes was the preeminent celebrity portraitist of his day, shooting for Vogue and Harper's Bazaar and creating distinctive photographs of iconic cultural figures such as Diana Vreeland, Salvador Dali, and Orson s:   The George Platt Lynes photograph of Elizabeth was used by Eric Fischl in the painting Bayonne but was covered by a figure of young girl in the ballet costume. What’s really interesting is Fischl painted the figure of the seated woman in the painting from a photograph by Bill Brandt, both the photographs by Lynes and Brandt are in the book.

    As a photographer George Platt Lynes was a brilliant craftsman and master of composition, whether it be in one of his many portraits of the famous and the legendary, or in his stunningly vivid documentations of the New York City Ballet. This skill and passion for his subjects led to enormous.   The photographer George Platt Lynes and the writer Glenway Wescott are two-thirds of the triangle brought to light in ''When We Were Three,'' a Author: Christopher Benfey.

    Summary: The papers of author, art critic, and art historian Russell Lynes, measure linear feet and date from The bulk of the material is related to Lynes's research for his book, The Good Old Modern: An Intimate Portrait of the Museum of Modern Art. Also included are some personal papers and photographs.   George Platt Lynes will be on view in conjunction with the exhibition Spar: Photographs from Cuba by Paul Meleschnig both running from March 1 through April 7, Steven Kasher Gallery is located at W. 23rd St., New York, NY Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 am to .


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The elegant male nude photographs of George Platt Lynes, many never before published, from a newly discovered archive of negatives. George Platt Lynes was the preeminent celebrity portraitist of his day, shooting for Vogue and Harpers Bazaar and creating distinctive photographs of iconic cultural figures such as Diana Vreeland, Salvador Dalí, and Orson Welles/5.

George Platt Lynes was the preeminent celebrity portraitist of his day, shooting for Vogue and Harper s Bazaar and creating distinctive photographs of iconic cultural figures such as Diana Vreeland, Salvador Dali, and Orson Welles.

But he also produced a separate body of work, kept largely hidden during his lifetime: photographs of the male nude. George Platt Lynes was an American fashion photographer.

His grayscale work is characterized by its sexual and homoerotic overtones, and is often shot in moody high-contrast. He photographed nude men, high-profile celebrities, and figures in the art world, lending his subjects a stylized sensuality through his extensive studio lighting and classical ality: American.

The elegant male nude photographs of George Platt Lynes, many never before published, from a newly discovered archive of negatives. George Platt Lynes was the preeminent celebrity portraitist of his day, shooting for Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar and creating distinctive photographs of iconic cultural figures such as Diana Vreeland, Salvador Dalí, and Orson Welles/5(24).

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LINING UP for GEORGE PLATT LYNES () is a campaign to help me complete my biography of this unique 20th Century master photographer, slated for publication by Oxford University Press. Here is a young GPL in a portrait by George Hoyningen-Huene.

Famous in his era for remarkable portraits of writers and artists who commanded literature in the first half of the 20th Century, Lynes. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lynes, George Platt, George Platt Lynes. Berlin: Bruno Gmünder, © (OCoLC) Named Person. Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for George Platt Lynes (15 Apr –6 Dec ), Find a Grave Memorial no.

citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A : Woodlawn Cemetery and Conservancy, Bronx. The elegant male nude photographs of George Platt Lynes, many never before published, from a newly discovered archive of negatives.

George Platt Lynes was the preeminent celebrity portraitist of his day, shooting for Vogue and Harper's Bazaar and creating distinctive photographs of iconic cultural figures such as Diana Vreeland, Salvador Dalí, and Orson Welles.

- Explore jamesstuarthadl's board "George Platt Lynes" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Photography, Paul cadmus and Vintage men pins. George Platt Lynes () grew up in New Jersey and attended boarding school in western Massachusetts where he first met Lincoln Kirstein, who later co-founded the New York City Ballet.

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