Lewis Mumford Quote

Deliberately, on every historic occasion, we piously fake events for the benefit of photographers, while the actual event often occurs in a different fashion; and we have the effrontery to call these artful dress rehearsals authentic historic documents.


Art and Technics (ed. Columbia University Press, 2000) - ISBN: 9780231121057

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Deliberately, on every historic occasion, we piously fake events for the benefit of photographers, while the actual event often occurs in a different ...

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Deliberately, on every historic occasion, we piously fake events for the benefit of photographers, while the actual event often occurs in a different ...

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Deliberately, on every historic occasion, we piously fake events for the benefit of photographers, while the actual event often occurs in a different ...

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Deliberately, on every historic occasion, we piously fake events for the benefit of photographers, while the actual event often occurs in a different ...