Home > Photography
Bruce Weber. Introduction by William Burroughs. Tokyo. Treville Co., Ltd. 1991. First edition, second printing. Pictorial wrappers, with french flaps. Unpaginated [c. 150 pages]. Illustrated throughout with full-page b&w, and some colour, plates. 305 x 250mm (12 x 9¾"). 0.8kg. 0821218883. English. Near fine; very lightly rubbed along edges; clean with no tears or inscriptions.The catalogue for Weber's first one-man show on the West Coast of America. It features some of his finest images from the mid-to-late 1980s. Studies of Gerard Depardieu, Robert De Niro, John Lee Hooker, River Pheonix, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, C.Z. Guest, Vanessa Paradis and Paul Bowles; photographs of boys taken on road trips to California, Florida, New York, Mexico and Tangier. Printed within the catalogue are Weber's recollections of his own childhood and frank reflections on his parent's deaths. They are combined with reproductions of family snapshots. Design by Dimitri Levas.