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Philippe Halsman"s jump book

Philippe Halsman

Philippe Halsman"s jump book

by Philippe Halsman

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Celebrities -- Portraits.,
  • Portrait photography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJump book
    Statementintroduction by Mike Wallace.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTR681.F3 H353 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p. :
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19667896M

    "I drove to the outskirts of Los Angeles, where she lived in a two-room apartment. What impressed me in the living room was the obvious striving for self-improvement. I saw a photograph of Eleanora Duse and a multitude of books that I did not expect to find there, like the works of Dostoevsky, Freud, the history of Fabian socialism, etc. The photographer developed a philosophy of jump photography, which he called jumpology. [6] He published Philippe Halsman’s Jump Book in , which contained a tongue-in-cheek discussion of jumpology and photographs of celebrity jumpers.

    With this beautiful facsimile edition, Damiani brings the classic photo-book back into print. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book gathers nearly Halsman portraits of famous subjects in midair. These uniquely witty and energetic images of airborne movie stars, politicians, royalty, artists and authors have become an important part of Halsman's photographic legacy. For a period of six years in. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book. Paper. by Halsman, Philippe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Philippe Halsman's Jump Book is not just for people who love photography. Oh no - no matter who you are, what your age, sex or nationality is, you will love this book. It has everything, from actors to politicians to artists and even royalty - up in the air.

Each person has his own way of jumping/5(29). Fast-forward to and the book is back in print and just as poignant and wonderful as I remembered. Halsman photographing his subjects as they jump reveals a wonderful peer into every one of their personalities.

The photograph of Van Cliburn's refusal to jump is worth the price of admission all by itself/5. Everybody wears an armor.

Everybody hides behind a mask,” wrote Halsman in the accompanying text to his acclaimed Jump Book. Consisting of black and white photographs of an array of his most famous and accomplished sitters jumping, the book also laid out the intricacies of Halsman’s discovery of this new psychological tool.

Philippe Halsman's Jump Book. London: Andre Deutsch, First edition. Hardcover. First British edition of this classic collection of black and white photographs. An about very good with a moisture stain to the bottom edge of the rear board (but no impact to the images)0, some offsetting and a owner name/address to the front free endpaper in.

Philippe Halsman was a US magazine photographer. During the s he photographed America's greatest men and women. After each sitting he would ask his subject to jump for him, few refused.

The ensuing photograph went into his Jump collection. The Jump Book presents a collection of of these images. Famous subjects include Grace Kelly, The. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book Paperback – Import, 5 October by Philippe Halsman (Author) › Visit Amazon's Philippe Halsman Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Philippe Halsman (Author) out of 5 stars 27 ratings/5(27).

Philippe Halsman's Jump Book was first published inand included a delightful essay by Halsman on the new science of "Jumpology." "When you ask a person to jump," Halsman wrote, "his attention is mostly directed toward the act of jumping, and the mask falls, so that the real person appears." The images are witty, energetic and s: From “Philippe Halsman’s Jump Book "Starting in the early s I asked every famous or important person I photographed to jump for me.

I was motivated by a genuine curiosity. After all, life has taught us to control and disguise our facial expressions, but it has not taught us to control our jumps. © Copyright Halsman Archive.

All rights reserved. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book by Philippe Halsman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Passion for Philippe Halsmans Jump Book.

Halsman, Philippe. Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc. () ISBN ISBN Used. Softcover. With this beautiful facsimile edition, Damiani brings the classic photo-book back into print. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book gathers nearly Halsman portraits of famous subjects in midair.

These uniquely witty and energetic images of airborne movie stars, politicians, royalty, artists and authors have become an important part of Halsman's photographic legacy/5(29). The result is a book of wonderful images featuring various authors, celebrities, and political figures in midair.

There are a few pages of text outlining "jumpology," the way Halsman analyzed his subjects' arm and leg positions to learn about their personalities.

The book is mostly a picture book /5. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book by Philippe Halsman () Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 35 ratings See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(35). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Philippe Halsman's Jump Book at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

Philippe Halsman's Jump Book. Philippe Halsman. Harry N. Abrams, - Photography - 96 pages. 2 Reviews. Where other portraitists were content to have their subjects sit for them, Philippe Halsman had his jump, an action which he felt caused the real self of his illustrious sitters to come out.

Famous sitters included in the book are Marilyn 4/5(2). Overview. Philippe Halsman () was born in Riga, Latvia and began his photographic career in Paris. In he opened a portrait studio in Montparnasse, where he photographed many well-known artists and writers — including André Gide, Marc Chagall, Le Corbusier, and André Malraux, using an innovative twin-lens reflex camera that he designed himself.

He called the resulting pictures his hobby, and in Philippe Halsman's Jump Book, a collection published inhe claimed in the mock-academic text that they were studies in "jumpology.".

Philippe Halsman’s Jump Book was out of print for decades, but this forgotten photography gem has been resurrected in a new edition by Damiani. For six years, Halsman, an in-demand New York portrait photographer whose images regularly covered LIFE magazine, ended all of his commissioned portrait sessions with the simple request that his.

With this beautiful facsimile edition, Damiani brings the classic photo-book back into print. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book gathers nearly Halsman portraits of famous subjects in midair.

These uniquely witty and energetic images of airborne movie stars, politicians, royalty, artists and authors have become an important part of Halsman's photographic legacy. Philippe Halsman's Jump Book was first published inand included a delightful essay by Halsman on the new science of "Jumpology." "When you ask a person to jump," Halsman wrote, "his attention is mostly directed toward the act of jumping, and the mask falls, so that the real person appears." The images are witty, energetic and unexpected.Philippe Halsman’s Jump Book.

Buy Price: $+ Hat Tip Comment. Philippe Halsman always asked the famous personalities that he took pictures of to jump on camera. The jumpers featured in the book include Nixon, Ed Sullivan and Marilyn Monroe. Advertisement. Advertisement. More Awesome Stuff.Get this from a library! Philippe Halsman's jump book.

[Philippe Halsman] -- Where other portraitists were content to have their subjects sit for them, Philippe Halsman had his jump, an action which he felt caused the real self of his illustrious sitters to come out.

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