Fine. The catalogue for an exhibition of the Becher's grids of mineheads, watertowers, blast furnaces, framework houses, cooling towers, etc. The show opened at the Venice Biennale in 1990 and later traveled to Germany and the US. Photographs by Bernd and Hilla Becher; preface by Klaus Bussman. Unpaginated [64 pages]; 26 full-page and one full-spread duo-toned b&w plates with a grid of 9, 12 or 15 images per plate; 11.5 x 11.5 inches. Exhibitions list. Text in English, German, Italian. Ships with del.
Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority.
Very good + Square 4to. Perfect bound in publisher's glossy wraps. Light wear to corners with some mild rubbing to wraps. Interior bright and clean. Very good plus. Catalog from a travelling exhibition of the Becher's work spanning over thirty years, shown at the Venice Biennale, the Kölnischer Kunstverein, Harvard's Carpenter Center and the Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art. A series of "typologies" of industrial structures from silos to water towers throughout Germany.
Very good. Preface by Klaus Bussmann 30 pages of black & white photographs. Large, square 8vo, stiff, glossy pictorial wrappers. Munchen: Schirmer/Mosel, (1990). A very good copy. Text in Italian, English and German.
Fine. No dust jacket as issued. First edition, first printing. Soft cover. Photographically illustrated wrappers; no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Bernd and Hilla Becher. Essay by Germano Celant. Includes a list of works, a biography, exhibition history and a bibliography. Unpaginated (40 pp. ), with 15 black-and-white plates. 9-1/2 x 8 inches. Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art. Fine. Includes reproductions of various industrial structures from the late 1960s to the early 1970s.
(BECHER, BERND & HILLA). Celant, Germano & Sebastian Adler. BERND AND HILLA BECHER. La Jolla, CA: La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, 1974. First Edition. Small Square 4to. Stapled Pictorial Wrappers. Photography Monograph. Near Fine. np (40pp), profusely illustrated in b&w. Designed by Frye & Smith, Ltd. Published in conjunction with a 1974 La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art exhibition, this is the austerely designed catalogue that accompanied the first American retrospective of photographic work of architectural typologies by the pioneering German husband and wife collaborators Bernd and Hilla Becher. A handsome example (entry No. 31 in the "ephemera et catalogues" bibliography of Antoine de Beaupre and Jean-Christophe Blaser's "Bernd und Hilla Becher: Printed Matter 1964/2013") showing just a bit of light overall wear and handling. LC 74-76639 Inventory Number: 020116.
First edition. Softcover. 64 pages. Catalog for a show held at XLIV. Esposizione Internationale D'Arte, La Biennale di Venezia May 27 through September, 1990; Kölnischer Kunstverein, 4. November 4 through December 23, 1990; Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, February 7 through March 17, 1991; and Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio, April 12 through May 31, 1991. Text in English, German, and Italian with a preface by Klaus Bussmann. Includes numerous black and white images. A clean and tight near fine copy in wrappers.
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