Katse Kameraan: Valokuvamuotokuvia Museoviraston Kokoelmista. 2004. VG SC Finn..

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Katse Kameraan: Valokuvamuotokuvia Museoviraston Kokoelmista
Dolle, Sirkku; Satu Savia; Tuomo-Juhani Vuorenmaa
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Notes: Very Good 8vo 9 3/4" x 7" Finnish Language. White and tan pictorial softcover featuring a late 1930s black-and-white photograph portrait taken by S. Rasmussen of Lausuntataitelijia Erna Charlotta Danning to front, no image to back, gilt-stamped and white lettering to front, black lettering to back and spine, minor wear to tips and edges, otherwise crisp, tightly bound, and unmarked throughout. [4] 205 + 3 pp., includes black-and-white and hand-colored Finnish photo portraits from the collections of the National Board of Antiquities, many full-page, essays and text by Sirkku Dolle, Satu Savia, and Tuomo-Juhani Vuorenmaa, an English Summary, Source list, list of Photographers, and Index. From the English Summary: "Katse kameraan (Look at the Camera) presents a cross-section of photo portraits in the collections of the National Board of Antiquities' Archives for Prints and Photographs...The first part presents the history of photo portraiture in Finland. The second part contains photographs customarily taken at major turning points in the lives of people; the selected types of photographs are childhood photos, confirmation photographs, matriculation photos, wedding photos and photo portraits taken on birthdays. The third section focuses on three special types of photo portraits: pictures of rulers, artists and soldiers. The selection of illustrations in the book seeks to present photo portraits typical of different periods." Heavy and oversized items may require additional shipping.