Slim Aarons Once Upon A Time

Author: Slim Aarons
Homepage 9780810946033

Stock information

General Fields

  • : $105.00(AUD)
  • : 9780810946033
  • : ABRAMS
  • : Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
  • : 2.06
  • : November 2003
  • : 305mm X 254mm X 32mm
  • : 105.0
  • :
  • :
  • : books

Special Fields

  • :
  • : Hardback
  • :
  • : 240
  • : 250 colour illustrations
Barcode 9780810946033
9780810946033

Description

This volume shows Aarons photographs of the international elite in their exclusive playgrounds during the jet-set decades of the 1950s, 60s and 70s.

Author description

Slim Aarons is now acknowledged to be one of the most influential photographers of his generation. Before World War II, he was the official photographer at the U. S. Military Academy at West Point, and during the war he served as a combat photographer for Yank magazine in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. After the war he became a freelance photographer for many magazines including Holiday, Town & Country, Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, Travel & Leisure, and Look, and Life. He lives in Bedford, New York. Legendary magazine editor Frank Zachary commissioned many of the photographs in our book for Holiday and Town & Country.