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The artful pose : early studio photography in Mumbai, c.1855-1940 / contributors, Partha Mitter ... [et al.] ; with a foreword by Tasneem Zakaria Mehta.

Publication:
Ahmedabad, Gujarat : Mapin Pub. ; Ocean Township, NJ : Grantha Corp., 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
88 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Subjects:
Photography, Artistic -- India -- Bombay -- Exhibitions.
Photography, Artistic -- India -- Bombay -- History.
Portrait photography -- India -- Bombay -- Exhibitions.
Portrait photography -- India -- Bombay -- History.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: The Dawn of Photography in India
A Complex Legacy of the Photographic Studio / Prof. Partha Mitter
Early Precedents
Ethnographic Photography in Bombay, 1855-1870 / Akshaya Tankha
Facing the Lens
Women in Bombay's Photographic Studios / Suryanandini Sinha
Performance for Camera
Shapoor N. Bhedwar and the Dimensions of Studio Photography in Bombay / Rahaab Allana.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 80).
Published in conjunction with the exhibition The Artful Pose: Early Studio Photography in Mumbai (c. 1855-1940), 28 February - 21 March 2010 at Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum, Mumbai.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1939 Fund.
Contributor:
Mitter, Partha.
Zakaria Mehta, Tasneem.
Class of 1939 Fund.
ISBN:
9788189995409 (Mapin)
8189995405 (Mapin)
9781935677000 (Grantha)
1935677004 (Grantha)
Web link:
The Class of 1939 Fund Home Page
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