Richard Avedon Hasselblad award 1991
Richard Avedon

Richard Avedon
Hasselblad Award 1991
Hasselblad Foundation


24 pages
220 x 240 mm



Catalogue for the recipient of the 1991 Hasselblad award featuring a selection of Richard Avedon’s most famous portraits.


About the Artist
Richard Avedon (May 15, 1923 – October 1, 2004) was an American fashion and portrait photographer. He worked for Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue, specialising in capturing movement in still pictures of fashion, theatre and dance.


About the publisher
The Hasselblad Foundation was founded by Erna and Victor Hasselblad’s in 1979. The Foundation aims to promote research and academic teaching in the natural sciences and photography. This is achieved by awarding stipends in the natural sciences and photography, the Hasselblad Award, photographic research and photography exhibitions. Since 1999, there is also a research library, currently the only photography book library in Sweden.


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