He used only the platinum process, being unsatisfied with any other, and lost interest in photography when platinum became unobtainable following the Russian Revolution.NYTimes.com no longer supports Internet Explorer 9 or earlier.
Holland Day is remembered (some say imitated after this) as an early pioneer of art photography, he was also an influential book publisher whose 100.Fascinating that he photographed men and fine art photography is currently dominated by depictions of women.Fred Holland Day (1864-1933) was a colorful and controversial character in his time, a wealthy Bostonian who championed photography as an art form.
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Woodman (1958-81), her crouching nude body camouflaged by a piece of torn wallpaper, puts her hands yearningly against a wall as if she would be part of it (1976).
Fred Holland Day was the only son of a wealthy merchant near Boston.Arguably the best-known serial self-imagist of our times is Cindy Sherman, who has portrayed herself in hundreds of elaborately constructed semblances, from a modest housewife to the elegant subject of portraits by Rembrandt and Ingres.