Art & Architecture
BECHER, BERND and HILLA.
Anonyme Skulpturen, Ein Typologie Technischer Bauten. [Dusseldorf]: Art-Press Verlag, .
4to (280 x 218 mm). With 194 full page photographic plates. Full blue cloth, title stamped in white to upper cover and spine, original dust jacket. Shelf wear to bottom board edges, else fine. Single (15 mm) professionally repaired closed tear to front panel, lightly toned with small nicks.
FIRST EDITION. A handsome copy of the Becher's first monograph which set the tone and example for a new generation of European photography. Bernd's students during his 20 years teaching at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf included Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer, Thomas Ruff & Thomas Struth. Roth p 194; Parr/Badger II p 266.