Coverart for item
The Resource William Eggleston - portraits, Phillip Prodger, Sofia Coppola

William Eggleston - portraits, Phillip Prodger, Sofia Coppola

Label
William Eggleston - portraits
Title
William Eggleston - portraits
Statement of responsibility
Phillip Prodger, Sofia Coppola
Contributor
Author
Host institution
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Eggleston's photographs are special for their eccentric, unexpected compositions, playfulness, implied narrative and, above all, his portrayals of people. Over the past half-century he has created a powerful and enduring body of work featuring friends and family, musicians, artists and others. Eggleston frequented the 1970s Memphis club scene, developing friendships and getting to know musicians, including Ike Turner, Alex Chilton and others. His fascination with the nightclub culture resulted in the experimental video 'Stranded in Canton,' which chronicles visits to bars in Memphis, Mississippi, and New Orleans. At the same time he encountered and photographed the likes of Dennis Hopper, Eudora Welty and Walter Hopps - and for a brief moment Eggleston even entered the Warhol Factory scene, dating the Warhol protégé, Viva
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 779.2092
  • F 779 EGGLESTON
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TR647
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eggleston, William
  • Prodger, Phillip
  • Coppola, Sofia
  • National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eggleston, William
  • Portrait photography
  • Photography
Label
William Eggleston - portraits, Phillip Prodger, Sofia Coppola
Instantiates
Publication
Note
published on the occasion of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition Jul-Oct 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0027086367
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781855147102
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
William Eggleston - portraits, Phillip Prodger, Sofia Coppola
Publication
Note
published on the occasion of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition Jul-Oct 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0027086367
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781855147102
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

    • Westminster Reference LibraryBorrow it
      35 St. Martin's Street, London, WC2H 7HP, GB
      51.5096382 -0.1297941
Processing Feedback ...