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. Due to large size and weight additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 38767]