Charles Page’s CROSS SECTION is now part of the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive

Book Title: Cross Section

Photographer/s: Charles Page

Place of publication: Australia

Year of publication: 2007

Publisher: Self published

Language: English

Dimensions of book: 185 x 270 mm

Edition size: n/a

Binding, paper & printing details: Soft cover, perfect bound, offset black and white prints on coated paper.

Number of pages: 92

Number of pictures: 82

Designer: Michelle Anderson & Maya Jacques – Liveworm Studio

Editor: Charles Page

Printer: n/a

ISBN: 978-0-9803148-1-6

Retail price: n/a

Where to buy; stores/ distributors/URLS: Available to loan from Australian National Library

Link/s to existing book reviews: n/a

Summary of project:

“Charles Page is one of Australia’s best itinerant documentary photographers. Cross Section: The documentary photography of Charles Page focuses on 40 years of his superb black and white photography, through five major themes: His work for the International Red Cross in war zones includes images considered too disturbing to print at the time. He was also the only photographer to gain admission to the infamous, now closed, Boggo Road Prison in Brisbane. On the other hand, his Antarctic images are amongst the most sublime of this subject.”

Queensland Museum of Art

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