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Lewis Baltz: Rule Without Exception / Regel ohne Ausnahme (German edition) [SIGNED]

Publisher: Zürich (Zurich), Berlin and New York: Scalo Verlag and Fotomuseum Winterthur, 1990
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 3905080427
Condition: Near Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 106568



First edition thus (in German; originally published in 1990 for the Des Moines Art Center by the University of New Mexico Press), first printing. Signed in black ink on the first page by Baltz. Hardcover. Black paper-covered boards with title printed in gray on the spine; with laminated photographically illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by Lewis Baltz. Texts (in German) by Marvin Heiferman, Paolo Costantini, Shirley Irons, Gus Blaisdell, Jane Livingston, Mowry Baden, Mark Haworth-Booth, Bernard Lamarche-Vadel, Jeff Kelley, Oliver Boissière, Urs Stahel and Michael Schmidt. Includes a biography, bibliography, exhibition history, collections and brief biographies on the contributors. Designed by Connie Wilson, HoltzWilson Design Corporation, Des Moines, Iowa, in collaboration with Lewis Baltz. 168 pp., with 33 four-color and 110 black-and-white plates beautifully printed on coated paper by Steidl, Göttingen. 13-1/4 x 9-3/4 inches. Published on the occasion of the 1993 exhibition Lewis Baltz: Regel ohne Ausnahme at Fotomuseum Winterthur. This first Scalo edition was limited to 2000 copies.


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket (light bump to the upper right front corner).


An important, comprehensive and visually provocative survey of Baltz's major projects over the previous 20 years.