The complete hardcover book, comprising 17 prints on smooth wove paper, 1989, signed in black pen and numbered 193/350 on the justification page (total edition includes eight artist’s proofs), with title page and justification, unpaginated, bound (as issued), published by Gisella Capitain, Cologne, and Thea Westreich, New York, with original black paper covers (17 prints)
each sheet approx.: 579 by 400 mm 22¾ by 15¾ in
overall: 587 by 410 mm 23⅛ by 16⅛ in
The book is in good condition, an occasional very slight handling mark and crease and very pale discoloration along extreme right sheet edges recto and verso. The boards with slight scuffing and some minor wear.
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