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Selections from Fidget
  • fiction / literature
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21.6 x 14 cm.
  • [27] pp.
  • edition size 200
  • signed and numbered

Selections from Fidget

Kenneth Goldsmith

"Selections from Fidget" was published on the occasion of the Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris' commission between Theo Bleckmann and Kenneth Goldsmith and in conjunction with exhibitions at Printer Matter, Inc. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. As issued with glued in vellum covers, with covers slightly askew as issued. 2 mm. tear to vellum at spine and 1.2 cm. light soiling of verso. Contents clean and unmarked. Signed by Kenneth Goldsmith and numbered 23/200 in black ink.
[Object # 36816]
The Bad Son
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • duotone
  • 29.6 x 22 cm.
  • [156] pp.
  • edition size 30 (perhaps*) ; plus 1000 unsigned and unnumbered copies
  • signed and unnumbered

The Bad Son

[First Edition / "Special Edition"]

Harmony Korine

* In 1998 Harmony Korine began bringing into Printed Matter copies of this amazing artist's book of photographs he said were taken without the consent of Macaulay Culkin during the filming of the music video he was making for Sonic Youth's song "Sunday. ... [details]

$4,500.00
Condition:  Fine. Very light rubbing of covers. Contents clean and unmarked. THIS COPY SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY HARMONY KORINE with a note that reads "Special Edition of '30.'"
[Object # 23246]
To Make Meringue You Must Beat the Egg Whites Until They Look Like This
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 24 x 21 cm.
  • [72] pp.
  • edition size 500
  • signed and unnumbered
  • ISBN 8798406047

To Make Meringue You Must Beat the Egg Whites Until They Look Like This

David Shrigley

Artist's book by David Shrigley featuring his signature humorous black-and-white drawings with text. [details]

Copenhagen, Denmark: Galleri Nicolai Wallner,
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$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light dusting of covers. 8.5 cm. crease on verso with light edge-wear. Contents clean and unmarked. Signed and dated in blue pen by Shrigley with his initials and abbreviated date.
[Object # 6894]
Textbetrachtung
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white
  • 14.5 x 10.3 cm.
  • [30] pp.
  • edition size 100
  • signed and unnumbered

Textbetrachtung

Paul Heimbach, Sören Kierkegaard

Artist's book by Paul Heimbach in which he divides an excerpt from Sören Kierkegaard's "Either/Or: Part I" by letter and punctuation, printing each on transparent paper and maintaining their location on the page. ... [details]

Cologne, Germany: [self-published],
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$75.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light rubbing and dust soiling of covers with a 7 mm. light crease on recto. Contents are clean and unmarked. Signed and dated in pencil by Heimbach.
[Object # 36872]
Lery, A Story Of Facts And Faxes
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 20.5 x 16 cm.
  • [12] pp.
  • edition size 1000
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 3000029419

Lery, A Story Of Facts And Faxes

Eva Maria Weinmayr, Bruce Nauman

Artist's book by Eva Maria Weinmayr. "In an unwitting collaboration with Weinmayr, Rosamund Felsen, of the Rosamund Felsen Gallery in Santa Monica, faxes copies of Bruce Nauman’s Fingers and Holes etchings to Munich in anticipation for a sale and, subsequent to Weinmayr’s response that she will not buy the etchings as she prefers the fax copies, faxes to inform Weinmayr that the fax copy is not art but “ an immediate means of communication. ... [details]

Munich, Germany: ,
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$20.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light dinging of verso and 4 cm. area of handwritten text accidentally etched into recto. Contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6537]
The Palaver
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • duotone
  • 14 x 15.6 cm.
  • [60] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 1870699289

The Palaver

Gad Hollander, Andrew Bick

"The Palaver is a pocket-sized artist's book of images and texts by writer and film-maker Gad Hollander and artist Andrew Bick which functions as a story board for an imaginary film.

It consists of photographs that have an elusive but familiar quality, sourced in various European locations with corresponding text. ... [details]

London, United Kingdom: Book Works,
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$25.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Minimal scuffing of covers and rubbing at cover corners, otherwise Fine, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 36873]
Transexperiences
  • artists' book
  • wrappers with dust jacket
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21 x 15 cm.
  • [unpaginated]
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334021

Transexperiences

Xian Zhu, Chen Zhen

Artist's book composed of a conversation between Chen Zhen and Xian Zhu, with illustrations by Chen Zhen. Includes footnotes. Texts in English and Japanese. [details]

Kitakyushu / Kyoto, Japan: CCA Kitakyushu / Korinsha Press,
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$45.00
Condition:  Very Good. Wear to vellum slipcover including 3 mm. tearing and bumping to upper right corner and creasing parallel to top edge of slipcover. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 36846]
Whole Relativity of the Cosmos 133651
  • artists' book
  • leatherette covers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • slipcase
  • duotone
  • 21.9 x 15.8 cm.
  • 190 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334072

Whole Relativity of the Cosmos 133651

Tatsuo Miyajima

Artist's book by Tatsuo Miyajima featuring the possible numerical permutations and connections of a ten unit counting machine. 133,651 refers to the number of types of connections predicted to occur in the "unit. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 5 mm. mark on slipcase, possibly as issued with additional light rubbing of slipcase edges. Book is in Fine condition, contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6150]
Young Girl Slipping
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • die-cut
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21 x 14.8 cm.
  • [80] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334064

Young Girl Slipping

Siobham Liddell

Artist's book by Siobham Liddell with die-cut elements. [details]

$40.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Minimal rubbing of cover edges, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6731]
We Spy USA
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • letterpress
  • accordion
  • slipcase
  • duotone
  • 5.3 x 5.7 cm.
  • [56] pp.
  • edition size 100
  • signed and numbered

We Spy USA

Bob and Roberta Smith

Small scale accordion fold artists book by Bob and Roberta Smith featuring linoleum cut silhouettes of the US states, captioned in letterpress with Bob and Roberta Smith's humorous best guesses of the locations they represent such as "Spain" and "Bedfordshire. ... [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 8 mm. dog ear to upper left corner of verso and light rubbing of verso of slipcase, otherwise Fine, contents clean and unmarked. Signed in pencil by Bob and Roberta Smith and by Esther K. Smith (the designer) and Dikko Faust (linocuts, letterpress). Numbered 83/100.
[Object # 36833]
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