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Frederick Sommer at Seventy-Five: A Retrospective [SIGNED]

Publisher: Long Beach, California: University Art Museum, California State University, 1980
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Near Fine / No dust jacket as issued
Item #: 113146



First edition, first printing. Signed in black ink on the first page by Sommer. Soft cover. Silver wrappers printed with a facsimile of the artist's signature; no dust jacket as issued. Photographs by Frederick Sommer. Introduction by Leland Rice. Edited by Constance W. Glenn and Jane K. Bledsoe. Includes a chronology, exhibition history, collections, bibliography and exhibition checklist. Designed by Lilli Cristin. 72 pp., with 26 black-and-white plates, 4 four-color plates and additional illustrations. 10-1/2 x 9 inches. This first edition was limited to 3000 copies. Scarce.


Near Fine (light surface rubbing and slight wear to the extremities, light foxing to the end papers).


Published on the occasion of a traveling exhibition organized at California State University, Long Beach to commemorate the artist's 75th birthday.