Abeceda


NEZVAL, Vitezslav. Abeceda. 57, [3] pp., illustrated throughout. 300 x 230 mm., publisher's illustrated wrappers, in a new cloth folding box. [Prague]: Nakladem J. Otto, 1926.

An important landmark of the Czech avant garde and at the same time one of the most celebrated of all photobooks. Karel Paspa photographed the Czech dancer Milca Mayerova posing in the various letters of the alphabet. An unusually fine copy in the original wrappers, with minimal damage to the spine.

Parr, The History of the Photobook II p. 94. Primus, Tschechische Avantgarde 1922-1940 pp. 154-162. Toman, The Modern Czech Book. Photo/montage in Print p. 294-295. Andel, Avant Garde Page Design 338-340. Fundacion Juan March, The Avant-Garde Applied 183100-1950. L 310

Item nr. 171711
Price: $7,500.00

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