Jane Wilson: Photographs by John Jonas Gruen, with an introduction by Sam Swasey, is a photographic celebration of the life and work of acclaimed American artist Jane Wilson (1924-2015) by John Jonas Gruen her writer/photographer husband of 67 years. More than 175 evocative and deeply personal images chronicle their extraordinary life together from first meeting at the University of Iowa, marriage, moving to New York City, work and play on the East End of Long Island, and abroad, along with their daughter, Julia Gruen, and their myriad friends who comprised a who’s who of American artists, musicians, writers, actors, filmmakers and dancers in the second half of the 20th century.
Leonard Bernstein: An Album of Family & Friends by John Jonas Gruen. 176 pages of intimate photos, with quotes by Leonard Bernstein, his family, and photographer/ author John Jonas Gruen.
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John Jonas Gruen shares his enduring love of New York City in this lavish 275-page coffee table book showcasing more than fifty years of his extraordinary photographs that celebrate every aspect of New York life, from the monumental to the mundane, the anonymous to the celebrated, the titillating to the tragic. Edited by Sam Swasey.
$49.95 plus $7.55 shipping = $57.50 total per book.