RESERVED - Avedon: Photographs, 1947-1977 - SIGNED - Richard Avedon, Harold Brodkey 1978 - Farrar, New York - First Edition A signed large folio of renowned portrait and fashion photographer Richard Avedon, published concurrently with the 1978 retrospective exhibition of his work at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In the original publisher’s acetate (clear) jacket.

This selection of iconic black and white portraits includes the Duchess of Alba, Brigitte Bardot, Lauren Bacall, Cyd Charisse, Gabrielle Chanel, Marlene Dietrich, Audrey Hepburn, Katharine Hepburn, Janis Joplin, Princess Elizabeth of Yugoslavia, and others.

With an introduction by Harold Brodkey.
  Folio (book size 36x26cm), in publisher’s acetate dust jacket with facsimile signature in red and black and white lettering to flaps. Signed by Richard Avedon on the front free endpaper, dated 1978.   Condition: Fine in near fine ascetate jacket with light rubbing slightly heavier to head of spine.   Ref: 109823   Price: HK$ 4,800