40 Years of Photography. Text and photographs by Jeanloup Sieff. Evergreen (a Taschen imprint), Cologne, 1996. 287 pp. Large quarto. First edition thus. Clothbound in photo-illustrated dust jacket. Black-and-white reproductions.
Jeanloup Sieff's career is currently undergoing an extraordinary posthumous revival, with a huge fashion retrospective from Prestel that features an essay by fashion impresario Oliver Zahm (of Purple Magazine & Diary fame. In this unique monograph--an adaptation of the 1990 Contrejour title--Sieff retraces in word and image the course of forty years of photographs, encounters and memories.
Near Fine+/Near Fine+; wear to board extremities; light smudging to page edges; jacket worn at 'tips' with slight creasing at crown of spine.