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Eduardo del Valle and Mirta Gómez: En Vista (One Picture Book #57), Limited Edition (with Print)

Publisher: Portland, Oregon: Nazraeli Press, 2009
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590052624
Condition: New / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 106895

$125.00

Specifics

First edition, first printing. Special limited edition of 500 hand-numbered copies, with an original Type-C print on Kodak Endura paper, tipped in the final page (image 4-5/8 x 4-5/8 inches), signed verso by del Valle and Gómez. Hardcover. Paper-covered boards, no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Eduardo del Valle and Mirta Gómez. 16 pp., with 14 four-color plates. 7-1/2 x 5-3/4 inches.

Condition

New.

Description

The 57th publication in the Nazraeli Press One Picture Book series. From the publisher: "En Vista takes us on a rare and astonishing journey into the transformation of the human form after death. In the rural cemeteries of Yucatán, Mexico the dead are not normally embalmed before burial. Typically, the remains are unearthed after three years in the ground and transferred to an ossuary or makeshift container for all eternity and for all to view. En Vista opens with an insightful excerpt from The Labyrinth of Solitude by Octavio Paz."