DogDogs

By Elliott Erwitt

The mythical Magnum photographer Elliott Erwitt (b.1928) says that he didn't consciously got down to picture canines. in response to him, it simply occurred that approach. And that sooner or later, whilst he was once searching through his packing containers of pictures, he discovered that in some way or different canines had crept right into a fair share of them. no longer that they have been puppy pics. extra simply images with canines in. images of poodles taken at puppy exhibits, of Airedales fetching sticks within the park, of crowds of canine larking round jointly, of Highland Terriers leaping within the air for pleasure - and hundreds and hundreds of pictures of canine strolling, being carried, sitting on hearthrugs, shores, riverbanks, sofas, park benches.

DogDogs is a pleasant item providing the most important choice ever released of Erwitt's puppy photos. Any dog-lover's dream identify, it includes 500 images, them all revealed full-bleed and in arresting duotone. additionally integrated is an enthralling essay by means of P G Wodehouse, who was once an admirer of Erwitt's paintings and a prepared dog-owner himself. As he says, ' ... what really good photos those are. It does one sturdy to examine them. there isn't one sitter in his gallery who doesn't soften the heart.'

Show description

Preview of DogDogs PDF

Similar Animals books

That Quail, Robert

The perennially bestselling and acclaimed vintage of the little poultry who most well liked human companionship to different quail.

Drawn from Paradise: The Natural History, Art and Discovery of the Birds of Paradise with Rare Archival Art

Initially perceived and idolized through the natives of recent Guinea and came upon via Europeans within the 16th century, birds of paradise have lengthy enchanted observers with their outstanding attractiveness. In Drawn from Paradise, international well known BBC broadcaster David Attenborough and artist and writer Errol Fuller percentage their ardour for those breathtaking creatures, supplying chook fanatics and nature aficionados a captivating number of attention-grabbing proof and stunningly appealing, very infrequent hand-painted photographs of a few of the main unique winged creatures on this planet.

The Bafut Beagles

Within the Bafut Beagles Gerald Durrell describes a accumulating day trip to the Cameroons, the place with the help of a pack of African lovers and mongrel canines he captured virtually every little thing from flying mice to booming squirrels. The subconscious humour of a supercilious toad or a hypocritical chimpanzee is barely handed via the electrical attraction of the convivial Fon of Bafut himself.

Plato's Animals: Gadflies, Horses, Swans, and Other Philosophical Beasts (Studies in Continental Thought)

Plato's Animals examines the the most important position performed by way of animal photographs, metaphors, allusions, and analogies in Plato's Dialogues. those fourteen vigorous essays reveal that the gadflies, snakes, stingrays, swans, canines, horses, and different animals that populate Plato's paintings will not be simply rhetorical elaborations.

Additional info for DogDogs

Show sample text content

FlwBI Iflini 1 i s 1 hello fljj V. * /I ^v f^jji i v ffl t »— 3»a rj^P —— healthy 8*> , ^^ I w 1 m * [ « nine ti JJP t - r- DRIIMKi GROCER OP/US 5APHIRES: PfTRIflEO-l wooden L ! i ' Cay. st/1 l w nK m r. V ^M,r5 « 'flffi -/'" ^r "S**— # . A- ! /^ :* m *? •&:< &•***£$& IEWYORK, manhattan, USA,1992 V/v*JKt'* M mc*. sk- W -*? : Vi>3^\ *N> * ^*S« / .

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.06 of 5 – based on 46 votes