Hoppe Portraits - Coffee Table Book
- Date Listed23/11/2018
"Hoppé Portraits - Society, Studio & Street"
Large, hard-covered catalogue of 2011 National Portrait Gallery (London) exhibition of Hoppé photographs.
The exhibition included Hoppé’s strikingly modernist portraits of society figures and important personalities from the worlds of literature, politics and the arts, including George Bernard Shaw, Margot Fonteyn, Albert Einstein, Vita Sackville-West and members of the royal family. The exhibition also included his fascinating photojournalist studies of everyday British people ranging from street musicians and circus performers to bus drivers and postmen, which capture the realities of day-to-day life between the wars.
Hardcover: 176 pages
No Dust Jacket
Publisher: National Portrait Gallery (UK)
01 edition (5 Jan. 2011)
Dimensions: 23.9 x 2.2 x 28.5 cm