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Robert Adams - Summer Nights Walking - Signed Limited Edition 98/150
Aperture Foundation, 2009. Condition: Very Good. In great condition, no tears or scuffs. Corners and binding are tight and pages crisp. Published by Aperture in 2009 this special edition is signed with a slipcase and numbered 98/150. Please feel free to reach out with any questions. Summer Nights, Walking--Limited Edition Book By Robert Adams Description In this exquisitely produced book, Robert Adams revisits the classic collection of nocturnal landscapes that he began making in the mid-1970s, near his former home in Longmont, Colorado. Originally published by Aperture in 1985 asSummer Nights, this new edition has been carefully re-edited and re-sequenced by the photographer, who has added thirty-nine previously unpublished images. The book is re-designed by revered book designer Katy Homans and printed as dry-trap tritone on uncoated paper by Meridian Printing. It is truly an "objet d'art" for the avid book collector. Illuminated by moonlight and streetlamp, the houses, roads, sidewalks, and fields in Summer Nights, Walking (Aperture/YUAG, September 2009) retain the wonder and stillness of the original edition, while adopting the artist's intention of a dreamy fluidity, befitting his nighttime perambulations. The extraordinary care taken with the new reproductions also registers Adams's attention to the subtleties of the night, and conveys his appeal to look again at places we might have dismissed as uninteresting. Adams observes, "What attracted me to the subjects at a new hour was the discovery then of a neglected peace."By virtue of the subtlety and stillness that infu … [Click Below for Full Description]
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