Richard Avedon, Truman Capote - Observations - 1959

Description
Richard Avedon, Truman Capote - Observations - 1959
Photography - Quantity: 1 - With slipcase - Book

Weidenfeld and Nicolson Publishers, London. 1959. First english edition, first printing.

Fantastic photobook classic in excellent printing, mentioned in:
Andrew Roth, The Book of 101 Books, page 148/149

Early masterpiece by the 36-years-young Richard Avedon with his best photos till the end of the fifties;
in genious cooperation with author Truman Capote.

Showing great portraits of:
Pablo Picasso, Andre Gide, The Duke and Dutchess of Windsor, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Alfred Hitchcock, Jean Cocteau, Mae West and Marilyn Monroe.

Hardcover with slipcase. 275 x 370 mm. 152 pages. Photographs: Richard Avedon, Comments: Truman Capote. Text in english.

Condition:
Book outside lightly used, inside fresh and flawless; clean with no marks and no foxing. No jacket. Slipcase used, but complete with no missing parts; teared along the spine and taped at the top. Overall fine condition.


Highly impressive, most famous photobook by Richard Avedon.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Photography
Author/ Illustrator
Richard Avedon, Truman Capote
Book Title
Observations
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1959
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Weidenfeld and Nicolson Publishers, London
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
With slipcase
Number of pages
152
Dimensions
370×275 mm
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