Publisher: Palo Alto, California: Modernbook Editions, 2008
Edition: 1st Edition
Condition: Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 105293
First edition, first printing. Signed and dated "Santa Monica 2008" in silver ink on the front free endpaper by Eberhard and Bennette. Hardcover. Black cloth-covered boards with title stamped in black on the cover and spine; with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Roger M. Eberhard. Introduction (in English and German) by John A. Bennette. Essay (in English and German) by Regina Dieterle. Unpaginated (112 pp.), with 48 four-color plates beautifully printed on heavy matte art paper in China by Oceanic Graphic Printing, Inc. 12-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches. This first edition was limited to 1000 copies.
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (moderate rippling to the rear dust jacket, else Fine).
Swiss photographer Eberhard here explores the sensuous form and color of his frequent subject: the ubiquitous calla lily.