Knave of Hearts. Photographs and text by Danny Lyon. Twin Palms, Santa Fe, 1999. 148 pp. Quarto. Limited edition 50 signed and numbered copies. Large quarto. Clothbound. No jacket as issued. 64 four-color illustrations. Accompanied by Silver gelatin print (shown at right; 11.25 x 8.25 in./28.5 x 21 cm.) Signed, numbered, dated with 'Black Beauty' studio stamp with dates on verso). Clothbound. 64 black-and-white reproductions. No jacket as issued. Book with matted print housed in clamshell case.
This long-awaited autobiography is Danny Lyon's first publication ever to be illustrated completely with his photocollages. Drawing from unpublished images as well as classics such as The Destruction of Lower Manhattan, Conversations with the Dead, and The Bikeriders, Knave of Hearts is an intensely personal narrative of a life in photography.
Contents Very Fine; very slight trace of fading to case.