New York: Te Neues, 2012. Limited Edition. Near Fine / no jacket. Item #83179
Elliott Erwitt, XXL Collector's Edition, The Misfits, Reno, Nevada, 1961
teNeues Publishing UK Ltd, Germany, 2012. Hardcover.The special extra large format allows the viewer to absorb the full power of each image One limited edition of 2000 signed copies in a large red clamshell box. 75/2000. Includes signed print, The Misfits, Reno, Nevada, 1961
Including a signed and numbered photoprint (ca. 50 x 40 cm) nestled within a finely crafted handmade portfolio. Hardcover with jacket, clamshell box, c. 244 pp., c. 150 duotone photographs, Text in English, German, French, Italian, and Spanish. Book size: c. 39 x 53 cm
Signed and numbered by the artist. Elliott Erwitt has shot many images that have become modern masterpieces. His unparalleled visual talent captures something special that transcends the moment, making it live on and develop a life of its very own. This limited edition gathers some of his most memorable works in a landmark collection. From his image of Marilyn in that white dress to his portrait of a dressed Chihuahua in proportion with a pair of woman s legs and that of a Great Dane in each instance it was Erwitt s faultless sense of timing and his eye for the remarkable whether a glance, a movement, or an interaction that made the work unique. Each of these icons is a representation of how we live, a lasting symbol of the age and its vitality, that will represent our world to future generations. C269LL.