Sinatra

The Photographs

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Andrew Howick

Description

Few male stars in any medium carried a visual punch like Frank Sinatra. Photographs capture not only his ineffable sense of style, but also his aura of vulnerability, intensity, sexuality, and charm. Sinatra: The Photographs focuses on the decades after the war, when he towered over the American entertainment landscape. These were the years of the Rat Pack and Las Vegas, socializing with Jack Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe, and making music with Nelson Riddle, Count Basie, and Quincy Jones. Featured is the best work by a group of photographers who helped shape the public image of Sinatra: Ted Allan, Bob Willoughby, Ed Thrasher, Sid Avery, and Bernie Abramson. Photographs by these men form the nucleus of the images gathered in this book, which are accompanied by illuminating commentary on Sinatra by the people who knew him best.

Additional information

Weight 1626 g
Dimensions 25 x 30 cm
Publisher name ABRAMS
Publication date 1 October 2015
Number of pages 224
Format Hardback
Contributors Foreword by Barbara Sinatra
Dimensions 25 x 30 cm
Weight 1626 g

Andrew Howick has helped research, curate, and edit one of the world's largest collections of Frank Sinatra photography at the photo agency mptvimages.

Barbara Sinatra is Frank Sinatra's widow and the author of Lady Blue Eyes: My Life with Frank.