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). Becher, Bernd and Hilla & Lynda Morris. Preface by Norbert Lynton. BERND AND HILLA BECHER: AN ARTS COUNCIL EXHIBITION. London: The Arts Council of Great Britain, 1974. First Edition. Small 4to. Stapled Pictorial Wrappers. Photography Monograph. Near Fine. np (24pp), 18 b&w illustrations + b&w cover. Published in conjunction with a 1974 Arts Council of Great Britain exhibition, this is the austerely designed catalogue that accompanied the first British retrospective of photographic work of architectural typologies by the pioneering German husband and wife collaborators Bernd and Hilla Becher. A most handsome example (entry No. 32 in the "ephemera et catalogues" bibliography of Antoine de Beaupre and Jean-Christophe Blaser's "Bernd und Hilla Becher: Printed Matter 1964/2013") of this uncommon item showing just a bit of age-toning to the white covers. Inventory Number: 023519.
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.
Reader copy; Collectible. Large format softcover exhibition catalogue. Signed by Hilla Becher on the half-title page. Some age-toning to edges of covers, as usual for this paperback. A few signs of light wear to corners and edges. A few pages damp-rippled at lower corner, and some tidemarking from an apparent spill affecting the lower edge of binding. This is present, but is not distracting, and does not affect the images on the plates. Signed by the photographer when the exhibition was mounted in Cleveland.
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