The Reign of Narcissism : A Guidebook
  • artists' book
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • 20.5 x 14 cm.
  • 219 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Reign of Narcissism : A Guidebook

Barbara Bloom

The Reign of Narcissism : A Guidebook


Artist's book / exhibition guide published in conjunction with show held at Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Germany, February 8 - March 11, 1990. Traveled to Kunsthalle Zürich, Switzerland, March 31 - May 27, 1990; and Serpentine Gallery, London, United Kingdom, August 1 - September 9, 1990. Texts by Barbara Bloom as well as texts by a variety of authors including Virgina Woolf, Walter Benjamin, Walter Weisbecker, Ernst H. Gombrich and others. Includes an appendix as well as inserts including a sheet of stamps and a letter with envelope written in [invisible] ink. Texts in English and German.


"Sand in der Vaseline : Künstlerbüucher 1980 - 2002" by Uwe Koch, Sabine Roeder, Dorothea Klein, Klaus Pohl, Melitta Kliege. Köln, Germany : Verlag der Buchandlung Walther König, 2003, pp. 118.
Stuttgart / Zurich / London, Germany / Switzerland / United Kingdom: Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart / Kunsthalle Zürich / Serpentine Gallery,
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Rubbing of cover and spine edges. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6203]