Karl Blossfeldt: The Complete Published Work
Few 20th-century photographers have enjoyed such great international acclaim as Karl Blossfeldt. Over more than 30 years he took thousands of photographs of plants, presenting them in clear, severly composed images. An enthusiastic amateur photographer, Blossfeldt took these pictures with a home-made camera against plain cardboard backgrounds, relying on a northern light to create a sense of volume. Blossfeldt became famous following the publication of his book Art Forms in Nature.Through that...