Spiritual America
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 28.5 x 20 cm.
  • 135 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 8475798608

Spiritual America

[First Edition / Not Aperture Edition]

Richard Prince, Corinne Diserens, Vicente Todolí, J.G. Ballard

Spiritual America


Exhibition catalogue / artist's book published in conjunction with show held at IVAM / Collecció Centre del Carme, 1989. Includes interview between Prince and J.G. Ballard which according to the catalogue was originally published under the title "Extra-ordinary" in "Punch" magazine, September 1967. This version, published in "ZG," was transcribed by Prince from Ballard's notes taken in an August 1967 conversation between Ballard and Prince. Also includes introduction by Corinne Diserens and Vicente Todolí, chronology, "Excerpts from Artist's Writings," and list of works. All texts in English except for introduction, which is in Spanish.


"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. 73.
No. 13 in "Bibliothèque d'un Amateur : Richard Prince's Publications 1981 - 2014" by Vincent Pécoil, Yann Sérandour, Francine Delaigle, Christophe Daviet-Thery, Jérôme Saint-Loubert Bié. Paris / Foligno, France / Italy : &: Christophe Daviet-Thery / VIAINDUSTRIAE Publishing, 2014, pp. 62, 143
No. 12 in "Bibliothèque d'un Amateur : Richard Prince's Publications" by Vincent Pécoil, Robert Rubin, Yann Sérandour. Paris / Foligno / Gènve, France / Italy / Switzerland : &: Christophe Daviet-Thery / Viaindustriae Publishing / Éditions de la Photographie Genève, 2021, pp. 60, 206.

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Spiritual America
Condition:  Very Good. Very light wear to covers. Soft diagonal fold to inside flap of font cover. Otherwise Fine, interior clean and unmarked.
[Object # 35866]