Wednesday, April 29, 2009
You can view the catalogue for Christie's Photo Book sale on line at http://bit.ly/PRUsX. The sale is a treasure trove of photo book works and flipping through the catalogue at random you will find these listings:
Stephen Shore's Uncommon Places published in 1982, this is the deluxe issue, one of 100 signed copies with a signed print. Estimate US$8,700 - $13,000.
There is also a copy of Paul Graham's book A1. The Great North Road, 1983. A First edition. And a supporting quote from Parr and Badger, Graham 'has continually pushed the boundaries of documentary practice'. Cf. The Photobook, vol. II, pp.55, 291. Estimate US$580 - $870
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