Near Fine. Item #11657
New York: Galerie Lelong, 1988. First Edition. Quarto (23x23x05cm); 46pp. Twenty-one full-page close-ups of Coplans's hands, taken by himself; one three-page pull-out image. Coplans's artist's statement, as released by the gallery for the opening, is laid in.
Heavy ivory card covers with deep French flaps, over sewn gatherings. Both covers and textblock impeccable, As New.
This is the catalog of the John Coplans exhibition at the Galerie Lelong in New York City shown from 12 January to 11 February 1989. Coplans (1920-2003) was one of the celebrated founders and longstanding editors of Artforum.