The Printed Picture

The Edward Steichen Photography Galleries

MoMA published The Printed Picture, a book by Richard Benson that traces the changing technology of picture making from the Renaissance to the present, focusing on the vital role of images in multiple copies. In conjunction with the publication of the book, an educational installation of the material will be presented in the The Edward Steichen Photography Galleries.

Art Exhibition previously on at The Museum of Modern Art - MoMA in New York, United States.
From Friday 17 October 2008 to Monday 13 July 2009

Detail from Answer to Mr. Bate’s Challenge from Literary Gazette (London),  image

Published by MOMA on Tuesday 07 April 2009.
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Organized by Peter Galassi, Chief Curator, Department of Photography, The Museum of Modern Art, and Richard Benson.

The book is made possible by The John Szarkowski Publications Fund.