Photographer Laura Wilson, who worked with Avedon during the six years he was making In the American West, presents a unique photographic record of his creation of this masterwork.
Laura Wilson is a photographer whose previous books are Hutterites of Montana and Watt Matthews of Lambshead. Her work has also appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the New Yorker, the Washington Post Magazine, and London's Sunday Times Magazine. She lives in Dallas.
Reviewed in the 23 April 2004 Times Literary Supplement (nothing quotable).