Charlie Scheips & Simon de Pury.
London. Phillips de Pury & Company. 2007. First edition. Paperback, with printed acetate wrapper. Unpaginated. 41 full-page colour photos by Guy Bourdin. 305 by 240mm (12 by 9½ inches). .7kg. 9780979227721. English. Near fine; an excellent copy.
Published to coincide with an exhibition of the same name. The 41 photographs presented here are some of Guy Bourdin's most iconic images, created for French Vogue and Charles Jourdan and from his own personal archive. Bourdin fashion shots are fantastic and provocative. His work marks the early beginnings of the elevation of fashion photography to fine art.