Portraits in Life and Death
  • monograph
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.9 x 25.2 cm.
  • [96] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 0306800381

Portraits in Life and Death


Peter Hujar, Susan Sontag

Portraits in Life and Death


First edition paperback monograph of photographs by Peter Hujar featuring portraits taken between 1974-75, including his now famous picture of Susan Sontag in repose, as well as portraits of skeletons from a catacombs taken in 1963. Includes introduction by Susan Sontag.

New York, NY: Da Capo Press,
Condition:  Good. Rubbing, yellowing, and handling wear to covers with 2.5 cm. and 3.2 cm. creases to recto and 3.7 cm. crease to verso. Light yellowing of page edges. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 38767]