Stich, Sidra. YVES KLEIN. 292 pp., 130 color and 120 duotone reproductions. 4to, cloth. Stuttgart, Edition Cantz, 1995.
This beautifully printed and substantial catalogue accompanies a travelling retrospective exhibition on the work of French painter and sculptor Yves Klein (1928-1962). Arranged chronologically, it presents a wide range of work covering the entirety of his career, with an emphasis on the most well-known works that brought him international recognition including the blue sponge reliefs, the body paintings, and the collaborations with Jean Tinguely. Also included is an extensive collection of photographs, drawings, and Klein's own writings, many of which are published for the first time here. Text in English. Has previous owner's stamp on flyleaf.
Item nr. 41044