Photographer/s: Thomas Frank

Date of publication: November, 2011

Place of publication: Detroit, Michigan, USA

Dimensions: 8″x 10″

Edition size: 1000

Type of binding: Softcover, Notch binding

Number of pages: 40

Type of paper: 100# Enduance Cover Gloss

Number of pictures: 110

Type of printing: 4-color process offset

Printer: Thomson-Shore

Publisher: Thomas Frank

Designer: Thomas Frank

ISBN: 978-0-692-01482-0

Category: Artist book

Price: $21.95

Summary: The book is created from my recent photowork. I make abstract photographs that do not refer to their source—a seeming contradiction to what photography is about. Text is avoided so the viewing experience will not be influenced by words. The book is about expanding the photographic dialogue.

Date and place of birth of photographer/s: June 14, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan


Donated by: Thomas Frank

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