Souvenirs Improbables. Photographs by Sarah Moon. Foreword by Daniele Sallenave. Delpire, 1981. 94 pp. Large oblong quarto. Clothbound in photo-illustrated dust jacket. Decorative endpapers. Numerous color and black-and-white reproductions.
Over the course of a long and storied career, Delpire was never much interested anything that one would characterize as fashion photography. Sarah Moon is the exception. Her mysterious and ethereal fashion work is gathered together in this gorgeous 1981 monograph that marked the beginning of their involvement, which has lasted three decades.