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William Eggleston: Ancient and Modern

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1992
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hardcover
ISBN: 0679414649
Condition: Near Fine / Near Fine
Item #: 107395



First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth-covered boards with title debossed on cover and stamped in red on spine; with photographically-illustrated dust jacket. Photographs by William Eggleston. Introduction by Mark Holborn. Includes a chronology and bibliography. 168 pp. with 130 four-color and 4 black-and-white plates. 10-1/4 x 11-1/4 inches. Published on the occasion of the 1992 exhibition "Ancient and Modern" at the Barbican Art Gallery, London. Out of print. Scarce.


Near Fine (light bump to lower left rear corner) in Near Fine dust jacket (a 3-inch t-shaped superficial laceration to the rear of the dust jacket, resulting in some areas of delamination).


One of Eggleston's finest monographs, next to 'William Eggleston's Guide' and the recently published book 'Los Alamos.'