Allen Ruppersberg : The Secret of Life and Death, Volume I 1969 - 1984
  • exhibition catalogue
  • pictorial boards
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • other special feature[s]
  • black-and-white & color
  • 32 x 23 cm.
  • 127 pp.
  • edition size 250 (plus unknown number of additional copies stamped "Black Sparrow Press" on colophon page)
  • ISBN 0914357077

Allen Ruppersberg : The Secret of Life and Death, Volume I 1969 - 1984

[Hardcover / Limited Edition]

Allen Ruppersberg, Howard Singerman, Julia Brown

Allen Ruppersberg : The Secret of Life and Death, Volume I 1969 - 1984

description

Deluxe artists' book / exhibition catalogue published by Black Sparrow Press in conjunction with exhibition held at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, February 13 - May 26, 1985. Traveled to New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, September 19 - November 10, 1985. Contains thoughtful essay by Howard Singerman. One of 250 numbered hardback copies (plus unknown number of additional copies stamped "Black Sparrow Press" on colophon page) that includes a bound-in, 2-pocket folder that containing 13 loose sheets and an electronic chip that plays "Love Me Tender" when the book is opened, which has a battery that needs to be replaced.

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Includes plain unprinted dust-jacket. This copy with "BLACK SPARROW EDITION" rubber stamped on colophon page and is unnumbered. Requires new watch battery, musical element is untested. Complete with all inserts.
[Object # 23768]