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Alfred Stieglitz (Master of Photography, No 6) by Alfred Stieglitz

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Published by Aperture .
Written in English


  • Photography, Artistic,
  • Individual Photographers And Their Work,
  • Photography,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Stieglitz, Alfred,,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions,
  • 1864-1946

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8236216M
ISBN 100893813087
ISBN 109780893813086

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