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Ed Ruscha: Colored People

Publisher: Los Angeles: Ed Ruscha, 1972
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Near Fine / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 102014



First edition. Soft cover. Yellow laminated wrappers with title printed in black on cover, no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Ed Ruscha. Unpaginated (64 pp.), with 15 four-color plates. 7 x 5-1/2 inches. This first and only edition was limited to 4065 copies.

[Cited in Andrew Roth, ed., The Open Book. (Göteborg, Sweden: Hasselblad Center in association with Steidl Verlag, Göttingen, Germany, 2004).]


Near Fine (a very small "Pasadena Art Museum" on the title page, else a bright, tight copy).


Color photographs of cacti and other desert flora, stripped from their backgrounds and presented floating against the white paper of the page.