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    Sale 2110

    Fine Photobooks From An Important Private Collection

    10 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    KLAUS STAECK

    Price Realised  

    KLAUS STAECK
    Pornografie -- Pornography. Steinbach/Giessen: Anabas-Verlag Günter Kampf, 1971.

    Quarto (250 x 200 mm). 286 black and white photographs. Original photo-illustrated wrappers (one crease on the spine, light wear); cloth folding box. Staeck's signature in red pen on the title.

    FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER. A "hard-hitting anti-Vietnam War, anti-violence artist's book"; "Staeck's powerful book... is one of the most expressionistic of artist's books" (The Photobook). RARE. The Open Book, pp.282-83; The Photobook, vol. II, pp.150-51.


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