Sale 10BP01 | Lot 33

[PHOTOBOOK] RUSCHA, EDWARD Every Building on the Sunset Strip.

Catalogue: Books, Photographs & Prints
[PHOTOBOOK] RUSCHA, EDWARD Every Building on the Sunset Strip.

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Lot 33
[PHOTOBOOK] RUSCHA, EDWARD Every Building on the Sunset Strip.
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[Los Angeles]: Edward Ruscha, 1966. First edition, the first issue with the panorama extending over the partial last leaf. [Limited to 1000 copies, though not explicitly stated]. White paper card covers with the title printed in silver on the spine and front cover. 7 inches (18 cm); contents concertina fold, with every building on the Sunset Strip depicted on the resulting (approximately) 24 foot (7 meter) strip. Very slight offset from the glue of the case, but a fine copy.
A classic photobook, Ruscha's best known. Parr and Badger The Photobook: A History, Volume Two, pp. 142-3.

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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