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Camille Solyagua: Twenty-One Red-Crowned Cranes and One Black Crow (One Picture Book #27), Limited Edition (with Print)

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona: Nazraeli Press, 2004
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 1590051181
Condition: New / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 101306



First edition, first printing. Limited edition of 500 hand-numbered copies, with one hinged original double-weight fiber-based gelatin silver print (2-5/8 x 4 inches), signed and dated (2002) on verso by Solyagua. Hardcover. Paper-covered boards, no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Camille Solyagua. 16 pp., with 11 black and white plates. 7-1/2 x 5-3/4 inches. Out of print (sold out shortly after publication).




The 27th publication in the Nazraeli Press One Picture Book series. From the publisher: "Red-crowned cranes are considered to be sacred by the Japanese people. Once almost extinct, today approximately 2,000 of the rare birds remain in all of Eastern Asia. Since 2002, Camille Solyagua has repeatedly traveled to the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido in mid-winter to pay homage and photograph the birds. With grace and elegance she has produced a series of remarkable photographs, brought together here in her contribution to our One Picture Book series. This is the artist's fourth book with Nazraeli Press."