Art Books > Photography
RUSSO, ANTONELLA (editor). An Eye for the City: Italian Photography and the Image of the Contemporary City/Fotografia Italiana e Immagine della Citta contemporanea. 120 pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Large 4to, wraps. Albuquerque, The University of New Mexico Art Museum, 2001.
Text in English and Italian.
Item nr. 106109
SCHMIDT, ERICH. Flights Over Ancient Cities of Iran. 104 pp. text and 119 b&w illustrations, most full page. Large folio, cloth. Chicago, U. of Chicago Pr., 1940.
Item nr. 27477
MOLLINO, CARLO. Message from the Darkroom. Introduction by Fulvio Ferrari; 446 pp, 309 b&w plates, and 15 color plates. Folio, cloth. Turin, Adarte, 2006.
Long unavailable, Message from the Darkroom was first published in Italy in 1949. In 323 plates illustrating the work of 132 photographers and nine painters, Mollino traced...
Item nr. 122397
PARR, MARTIN and Gerry Badger. The Photobook: A History. Volume I. 320 pp., roughly 850 color and b&w plates. 4to, boards. London and New York, Phaidon Press, 2004.
A broadly thematic and chronological history of photography books dating from the 19th century to the present.
Item nr. 113718
GILMAN COLLECTION. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Curated by Pierre Apraxine, with plates by Richard Benson, and notes to the plates by Lee Marks. 480 pp. Illustrated with 199 offset lithographs after photographs plus offset lithographic frontispiece. Large folio, bound in original half maroon calf over...
Item nr. 37462
PROVIDENCE. Photographic Education Society, RISD. Photographs: Rhode Island School of Design. 15 loose plates, 14 with b&w tipped-in photographs. Folio, paper chemise in paper sleeve. 1966-1967.
#19 of 100. Includes photos by Harry Callahan and Emmett Gowin.
Item nr. 166407
EKLUND, DOUGLAS. The Pictures Generation, 1974-1984. 352 pages, 240 color plates, 46 color and 47 b&w figures. 4to, cloth. New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with New Haven and London, Yale University Press, 2009.
Exhibition. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The first book devoted to investigating a loosely knit...
Item nr. 135839
PORTLAND. Nazraeli Press. Six by Six: Complete set of 36 volumes. Folios, cloth, slipcased individually. Portland, Nazraeli Press, 2010-2014.
"Six by Six" is comprised of 36 titles, published in six sets of six titles. Each title in the series is limited to 100 copies, printed on custom-made Japanese paper and bound...
Item nr. 165379
RADETSKY, PETER, with Sam Radetsky. The Soviet Image: A Hundred Years of Photographs from Inside the TASS Archives. Foreword by Philip Longworth; 288 pp., roughly 300 plates, most in b&w. Oblong 4to, boards. San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2007.
The complete photographic archives, made available for the first time. An unprecedented and...
Item nr. 124963
Sweet, Christopher. SLIM AARONS: A Place in the Sun. 240 pp., 210 color plates. Folio, cloth. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 2005.
This book, the sequel to Slim Aarons: Once Upon a Time, contains more of his characteristically saturated color photos of the prominent and priveleged in their elegant playgrounds.
Item nr. 116962
ADAMS, ROBERT (text and photographs). Turning Back. A Photographic Journal of Re-exploration. Unpaginated, 164 b&w plates. 4to, cloth. San Francisco, Fraenkel Gallery, and New York, Matthew Marks Gallery, 2005.
Adams' photographic study of the forests of the Northwest shows what awe-inspiring places these forests are without failing to recognize the environmental...
Item nr. 115441
Speaks, Michael et al. DOUG AITKEN: A-Z Book (Fractals). Unpaginated, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Folio, boards. Philadelphia, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Zurich, Kunsthalle, and Ostfildern-Ruit, Hatje Cantz, 2003.
In this experimental monograph the alphabet is the organizational structure that arranges Aitken's past photography and video work, along with...
Item nr. 105589
AVEDON, Richard. RICHARD AVEDON: An Autobiography. 432 pp. Illustrated with 280 photographs printed in tritone. Folio, bound in original cloth with original clear acetate dust jacket. New York: Random House, 1993.
Inscribed to his fellow photographer Arnold Crane. In immaculate condition.
Item nr. 165675
Clarke, Brian and JH Lartigue. DAVID BAILEY'S Trobule and Strife. Includes 81 b&w plates. 8vo, cloth. London, Thames & Hudson, 1983.
Item nr. 135467
Cranston, Meg, Diedrich Diedrichsen and Thomas Weski. JOHN BALDESSARI. Works 1988-1999. While something is happening here, something else is happening there. 124 pp., illustrated in colour. 4to, boards. Cologne, Walther Konig, 2000.
This publication surveys the past 10 years worth of work created by seminal conceptualist John Baldessari. Published to accompany...
Item nr. 89592
Weinberg, Adam D. and Sheryl Conkelton (texts). LEWIS BALTZ. 3 Volumes. The Prototype Works/Die Prototyp-Studien: unpaginated, 57 b&w plates; The Tract Houses/Die Siedlungshauser: 68 pp., 25 b&w plates; The New Industrial Parks Near Irvine, California/Das neue Industriegelande in der Nahe von Irvine, Kalifornien: unpaginated, 51 b&w plates. 4to's, boards in...
Item nr. 117428
Kouri, Pentti LOTHAR BAUMGARTEN: Carbon. 142 pages. Oblong folio, cloth. Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art, 1991.
Signed by Baumgarten. Issued with additional booklet laid-in which has also been signed. Near fine in protective mylar sleeve.
Roth, Book of 101 Books, 268.
Item nr. 144809
Sheriden, Guillermo (essay). MANUEL ALVAREZ BRAVO: The Eyes in His Eyes. Unpaginated, roughly 4 color and 75 b&w photographs. 4to, cloth-backed boards. Santa Monica, Rose Gallery and New York, D.A.P./. Distributed Art Publishers, 2007.
Never-before-seen images from the private archives of the Mexican photographer are to be found here, along with...
Item nr. 122653