A Letter From Japan: The Photographs of John Swope


Subject:
World War II , California: People , Photograph Collections: Regional , Individual Biographies , Japan , Japan & Pacific

Description:
Companion to "the first in-depth presentation of vintage prints from the late Los Angeles photographer's 1945 journey through post-war Japan. Shot during a three-and-a-half-week period, Swope's photographs vividly document the impact of World War II on the local population." Also includes highlights from Swope's career as a Hollywood photographer. Features a dozen selected images. From the Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Publisher:
UCLA Hammer Museum at the University of California, Los Angeles

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.hammer.ucla.edu/exhibitions/86/


PID= res:lii-22338