John Stezaker is a collector of images; in The 3rd Person Archive, he brings the focus on long-forgotten characters, lives lost in photographs from the early 20th century. In these thumbnail-size images, cropped from urban or countryside landscapes, he isolates some characters and give them back their importance.
This book is listed in "The Photobook: A History volume III" by Martin Parr & Gerry Badger.
300 pages - Hardcover, no DJ
Walther Koenig, 2008
New - Mint condition
This book is no longer in stock
Warning: Last books in stock!
This photobook is a second edition (with the addition of 30 images) of a quickly sold out book published by White Press in 2010. THis second edition was published jointly by and through Aperture and Koenig Books, London in 2012. PLEASE NOTE: We are offering here the Koenig Books, London version. Presentation of the Aperture edition: "Doug Rickard's A New...
.A few UNsigned copies available, from the first edition.Publisher's presentation : "Bottom of the Lake is a 256-page facsimile of the artist's family's telephone book for his hometown of Fond du Lac ("Bottom of the Lake"), printed in 1973, soon after his birth. The book includes found markings and reproductions of inserted materials, along with...
Presentation on the publisher's website: "These photographs are dedicated to the Blaue Horse group. This group or movement of young people, many of whom were students in my home city at the end of the 1950s, deep in the Soviet times, loved the Beatles, danced to rock and roll, and dreamt about the freedom of the West. They came under great pressure from...