Hollywood Icons: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation
|Author:||Robert Dance; Terence Pepper (Foreword by); Simon Crocker (Foreword by)|
Hollywood Icons will accompany an international travelling exhibition featuring masterworks of photography taken during the golden age of motion pictures. Venues for the exhibition will be in North and South America, Europe and Asia.
If you are as fascinated with the stars of the Golden Age of Hollywood as I am, then this book is for you. The Kobal Foundation has again created a definitive collection of across-the-board idols. They are all stylish, alluring and insanely glamorous. It's an archival, dare I say historical, achievement" -- Dame Joan Collins, Hollywood Legend The stars of the silver screen burn bright again in Hollywood Icons (ACC Editions), a collection of more than 200 gorgeous, glamorous photos from the John Kobal Collection of the greatest faces" from silent films through the Golden Age of Hollywood.. -- Neil Pond Parade, August 1 2016 Hollywood Icons provides a rich survey of the great stars of the classic era of Hollywood movies and the photographers responsible for creating their glittering images. The Eye of Photography, September 8 2016 Oooh and ahhh over nearly 200 gorgeous portraits of movies stars of yesteryear at their most glamorous in Hollywood Icons (ACC Editions), a collection of images that reaches all the way to silent-film stars (Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford) and later silver-screen idols such as Marlene Dietrich, Hedy Lamarr, Vivien Leigh, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Marlon Brando, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly. -- Neil Pond Parade A coffee table-style book features approximately 200 photographs of the classic film era... the book is a perfect addition to any Hollywoodphile's collection. Discover Hollywood Hollywood Icons, by Robert Dance, ACC Editions, $65. Stunning studio portraits of film icons from the 1930s through the '60s from the collection of the John Kobal Foundation. Associated Press: The Big Story