Invisibles : Vintage Portraits of Love and Pride. Gay Couples in the Early Twentieth Century


A charming collection of vintage photos of gay couples privately and often secretly celebrating their relationships. This volume is a unique collection of photographs of gay couples from 1900 to 1960. While this is a time many now regard as the deeply closeted “dark ages,” these photos show gay couples who were clearly out (at least for a moment)-some camping it up for the cameras while others in loving or clearly domestic poses. These photographs were discovered and collected by the author at flea markets and garage sales, the names of the subjects and their photographers lost to time. He was intrigued by the fact that the pictures show couples posed hand in hand, revealing happiness, serenity, and read more

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ISBN:

9780847843060

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

144

Dimensions:

21cm x 17cm

RRP:

$55.00

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction , Art and Photography

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

01 August 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Sebastien Lifshitz