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The Passionate Observer: Photographs by Carl Van Vechten

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Carl Van Vechten made his first photographs as a teenager in the Midwest at the turn of the century. After a long career as a journalist, critic, novelist, and man about town in New York, Chicago, and Paris, he turned to photography full time in the 1930s, knowing many of the most interesting artists, actors, and musicians in the United States. Until his death in 1964 Van Vechten made 15,000 photographs that constitute a remarkable catalogue of the leading figures of modern arts and letters. Included in this collection are ...

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The Passionate Observer: Photographs by Carl Van Vechten
1993, Hallmark Cards, Kansas City

ISBN-13: 9780875296692

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The Passionate Observer: Photographs by Carl Van Vechten
1993, Hallmark Cards

ISBN-13: 9780875296685

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