Jacqueline Hassink - The Table of Power - 1996

Description
Jacqueline Hassink - The Table of Power - 1996
Photography - Quantity: 1 - Limited edition, Numbered edition

First edition of this book, which was subsequently re-released under different formats.
Binding in green cloth (9 x 12.2 cm) numbered in a gilded cartouche (No. 583).
56 pages.
21 colour photographs and 19 double pages in black and white.
Edition of 1,000 copies, including 750 put on sale.

Compilation of photographs showing tables of boards of directors.
English text that analyses the conception and the design of the tables.
‘The board of directors of multinational companies is usually imposing, therefore the size of the tables.’ The fact that crucial decisions are taken around them gives them prestige and value that explain why they are often custom made in refined and expensive materials’.

Bibliography: Martin Parr and Gerry Badger, the book of photographs, a history, volume 2, reproduced pages 278/279

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Photography
Author/ Illustrator
Jacqueline Hassink
Book Title
The Table of Power
Condition
As new
Publication year oldest item
1996
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
MENNO VAN DE KOPPEL, AMSTERDAM
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Limited edition, Numbered edition
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