The Lady is a Tramp: Portraits of Catherine Bailey by David Bailey

The Lady is a Tramp: Portraits of Catherine Bailey by David Bailey

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This collection of photographs by David Bailey is a tribute to his wife, Catherine, capturing her as wife, mother, lover, seductress... and as tramp. The text explores the relationship between the photographer and his wife, and wider themes such as the interaction of commerce and art.

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From the legendary David Bailey comes this collection of photographs - a tribute to his wife, the model Catherine Bailey. Divided into five sections - nudes, fashion, pregnancy, children and beauty - these images capture her in different incarnations, as wife, mother, lover, seductress...and as tramp. The text is provided by Fay Weldon, a close friend of both David and Catherine Bailey. She explores the relationship between the photographer and his wife, and wider themes such as the interaction of commerce and art, the status of photography as a "real" art-form and the different ways men and women see the world.

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SKU GOR007119568
Title The Lady is a Tramp: Portraits of Catherine Bailey
Author By (author) David Bailey
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Thames & Hudson Ltd
Year Published 1995
Number of Pages 176
ISBN 10 0500541922
ISBN 13 9780500541920
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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From the legendary David Bailey comes this collection of photographs - a tribute to his wife, the model Catherine Bailey. Divided into five sections - nudes, fashion, pregnancy, children and beauty - these images capture her in different incarnations, as wife, mother, lover, seductress...and as tramp. The text is provided by Fay Weldon, a close friend of both David and Catherine Bailey. She explores the relationship between the photographer and his wife, and wider themes such as the interaction of commerce and art, the status of photography as a "real" art-form and the different ways men and women see the world.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007119568
Title The Lady is a Tramp: Portraits of Catherine Bailey
Author By (author) David Bailey
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Thames & Hudson Ltd
Year Published 1995
Number of Pages 176
ISBN 10 0500541922
ISBN 13 9780500541920
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No