Publisher: Boston: Bulfinch Press / Little, Brown and Company and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1990
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 102195
First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine ochre cloth-covered boards with title stamped in brown on cover and spine, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs and text by Emmet Gowin. Introduction by Martha Chahroudi. Designed by Eleanor Caponigro. 128 pp., with 106 duotone and four-color plates beautifully printed on Warren LOE Dull paper by Franklin Graphics from reproductions by Robert J. Hennessey. 11-1/4 x 12-3/8 inches. Published on the occasion of the 1990 major retrospective exhibition "Emmet Gowin" at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (traveled to numerous venues). Out of print. Very scarce.
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (minor shelf wear and slight sunning to the spine).
Includes Gowin's series depicting his family, landscapes, and aerial views. Excellent reproductions of Gowin's beautiful photographs.