Self-Images: 100 Women. Andre Rival.

Self-Images: 100 Women

Zuric: Edition Stemmle AG, 1995.

Hardcover. 11 3/4" X 9 5/8". 151pp. Mild edgewear to dust jacket. White cloth over boards, with spine lettered in black. A touch of wear to binding, else fine. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and bright. "Andre Rival, at home in both Paris and Berlin, has created a fascinating project out of a relatively simple idea: 100 women taking photographs of themselves. The outcome is both startling and impressive. It is an expression of contemporary female identity--self-aware, distinctive and thoroughly positive, in a series of nude photograhs that inexorably capture and hold our attention, revealing at the same time the artist's highly creative approach to the medium of photography and to the individual selves of the women portrayed" (front flap). A very nice copy of this collection of photographs taken by diverse women under the same conditions: the same lighting, white background, and unchanged camera position, some sexy, some tender, fierce, revealing, shy, and more, with texts by Klaus Honnef, thea Herold, Georges Mara D'Ejove, and Kristin Sauer. Very good + / very good +. Item #4211
ISBN: 3905514451

Price: $35.00

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