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Axel Hütte: As Dark as Light [SIGNED]

Publisher: München: Schirmer/Mosel, in association with Huis Marseille, Foundation for Photography, Amsterdam, 2001
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 3888149290
Condition: New / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 100426



First edition, first printing. Signed in pencil on the title page by Hütte. Hardcover. Paper-covered boards (with debossed title) and cloth at spine, no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Axel Hütte. Texts (in English and German) by Els Barents and Rudolf Schmitz. Includes a brief biography, list of monographs and exhibition history. 52 pp. with 16 four-color plates. 9-7/8 x 12-5/8 inches. Published on the occasion of the 2001 exhibition Axel Hütte: Nachtstukken (As Dark as Light) at Huis Marseille, Foundation for Photography, Amsterdam.




From the publisher: "The night shots by Axel Hütte, born 1951, present empty riverside promenades dotted with lanterns, illuminated office buildings, landscapes immersed in darkness with a single light at the horizon, and one sunset showing the last glow in the blackness of the night."