Departures: Photography 1924 - 1989. Essay by Simon Watney. Hirschl and Adler Modern, New York, 1989. First edition. Quarto. Printed stiff self-wrappers.
115 pp. with 63 photographs.
A beautifully produced catalogue issued in conjunction with a major exhibition
of avant-garde photography mounted by one of the premier New York art galleries to mark the 150th anniversary of the medium. The exhibit also served to make clear the intent of the gallery to deal in important, cutting-edge photography of the 20th century. Includes work by Man Ray, Moholy-Nagy, Bruguiere, Tabard, Kertesz, Kepes, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Broodthaers, Gilbert & George, Samaras, and many others. Printed by Meridian Printing.
A fine copy, with just slight spine fading.