Elwall, Robert

Building with light. The international history of architectural photography.

(London), RIBA (and Merrell) 2004.

Reference: 14745
Price: £55 [convert currency]

Full Description

Large 4to. 240pp, many photo ills, a few colour. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. Gavin Stamp’s copy, with his booklabel. A compliments slip with a brief note from the author loosely inserted.

A comprehensive visual history of architectural photography, reproducing one image each of the work of hundreds of photographers of buildings active in the period between the late 1840s and 2000. The author provides an introduction, six sections of narrative text, and explanatory notes to the images featured.