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Fritz Henle: In Search of Beauty Reading List

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Fritz Henle.
This Is Japan. Folk and

[Text by Takayasu Senzoku.]
Harzburg: Heering Verlag, 1937.

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Fritz Henle & Eliot Paul.
[Designed by Alexey Brodovitch; Text by Jacquelyn Judge.]
Chicago & New York: Ziff Davis,

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Fritz Henle.
Fritz Henle's Rollei.
    Photographs by Fritz Henle.

[Text by Vivienne Tallal Winterry.]
New York: Hastings House, 1950.

General Histories of Photography

Helmut Gernsheim, A Concise History of Photography
Beaumont Newhall, The History of Photography: from 1839 to the Modern Day
Naomi Rosenblum, A World History of Photography

Fritz Henle Publications

View a full list of major books and catalogs by Fritz Henle.

Contemporaries of Fritz Henle

American Society of Magazine Photographers, 10,000 Eyes: The ASMP's
          Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Photography

Stephen Daiter, Wayne F. Miller: Photographs 1942-1958
Andreas Feininger, Andreas Feininger, Photographer
Andreas Feininger, The Complete Photographer
Yvonne Halsman, Halsman at Work: Philippe Halsman and Yvonne Halsman
Gilles Mora & John T. Hill, eds., W. Eugene Smith: Photographs 1934-1975
Philadelphia College of Art, Alexey Brodovitch and His Influence
Carmel Snow & Mary Louise Aswell, The World of Carmel Snow
Glenn G. Willumson, W. Eugene Smith and the Photographic Essay

Photographic Criticism

Robert Adams, Beauty in Photography: Essays in Defense of Traditional Values
A. D. Coleman, Critical Focus: Photography in the International Image Community
A. D. Coleman, Depth of Field: Essays on Photography, Mass Media, and Lens

A. D. Coleman, Light Readings: A Photography Critic's Writings, 1968-1978
A. D. Coleman, Tarnished Silver: After the Photo Boom
Eugenia Parry Janis & Max Kozloff, Vanishing Presence
Bill Jay, Negative/Positive: A Philosophy of Photography

Photography-Inspired Fiction

Peter Mayle, Chasing Cezanne
Cammie McGovern, Art of Seeing
Larry McMurtry, Moving On
Eugenia Parry, Crime Album Stories, 1886-1902
Jane M. Rabb, ed., The Short Story and Photography, 1880's-1980's: A Critical

Salman Rushdie, Ground Beneath Her Feet
Dominic Smith, The Mercury Visions of Louis Daguerre
Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County
Marianne Wiggins, The Shadow Catcher



Fritz Henle: In Search of Beauty celebrates the art of freelance American photographer Fritz Henle (1909-1993)


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