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Photo Farbenlehre, Alec Soth

Farbenlehre, Alec Soth

500.00 €   250.00 €

Mint, shrink-wrapped, never open. First Edition 4to (252 × 190 mm), pp.[98] inc. 3 folding. 48 colour and 15 black-and-white photographs. Art direction and design by Michael Mack. Light blue endpapers. Black-and-white photo-illustrated imitation cloth-covered boards, titles stamped to front and rear. Colour photo-illustrated dust-jacket, titles stamped in white, pictorial design to verso. 12pp yellow text booklet laid in as issued. Fine. First edition. Farbenlehre is a company book produced by Michael Mack for Optimal, a German print and multimedia production agency in the northeast of Germany, intended to showcase their various print techniques and papers, all of which are detailed in the text booklet. Soth’s photographs show various aspects of the factory, the manufacturing processes, and employees, with excursions into the surrounding area.

Photo Sleeping by the Mississippi, Alec Soth, signed

Sleeping by the Mississippi, Alec Soth, signed

500.00 €   250.00 €

Alec Soth takes us on the ultimate road trip, meandering along the Mississippi River and allowing curiosity alone to be our guide. We experience the Artist's sense of solitary restlessness, constantly searching for the next scene. His fantastic color images range from melancholy to surreal, funny to frightening – they are almost like stills from a strange and beautiful movie, with incredible characters that we instantly know and feel compassion for. The title of the book is a reference to the recurring appearance of beds throughout; sleeping areas that describe to us their inhabitants and the rich inner lives they lead. Soth places all this contextual information before us and allows us to weave the threads together to create our own story of America. FROM THE PUBLISHER: "Evolving from a series of road trips along the Mississippi River, Alec Soth's 'Sleeping by the Mississippi' captures America's iconic yet oft-neglected 'third coast.' Soth's richly descriptive, large format color ...


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