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Devices of Wonder: From the World in a Box to Images on a Screen

By: Barbara M Stafford and Frances Terpak

405 pages, Col & b/w illus

Getty Trust Publications

Paperback | Mar 2006 | #139770 | ISBN: 0892365900
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About this book

Designed to accompany an exhibition at the Getty Museum (Nov 2001 - Feb 2002) whose subject was the entanglement of humans with the technologies and instruments which have mediated the visual world.


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Biography

Barbara Stafford is William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. Her most recent publications are Visual Analogy, paperback, MIT Press, 1999; and Good Looking, paperback, MIT Press, 1998. Frances Terpak is curator of photographs at the Getty Research Institute.

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