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The Resource 107th Street Watts, Edgar Arceneaux

107th Street Watts, Edgar Arceneaux

Label
107th Street Watts
Title
107th Street Watts
Statement of responsibility
Edgar Arceneaux
Title variation
One Hundred Seventh Street Watts
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
vol. 26, no. 3/4, Dec. 2003, p. 116-117
Citation source
Umbrella
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
107th Street Watts, Edgar Arceneaux
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Simulating the format of mapping the "Sunset strip" of 1966 by Ed Ruscha, this bookwork formally mimics the Ruscha book by shooting every building on 107th Street ... in a 7-foot photomontage"--Umbrella
  • Includes essays "Memory and the sublime: looking for the Jersey devil" by Charles Gaines; "Neither are they slums" by Lynell George; and "Photography as the beginning of history: the photographs of Edgar Arceneaux" by Vincent Johnson
  • Volume 2 is a continuous sequence of photographs of the street, folded accordion-style (as is volume 1)
  • Issued in white wrappers printed in silver; both volumes in glossy white cardboard slipcase
Contents
[1. Text] -- [2. Photographs]
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition of 1000.
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9783934823822
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: signed by Edgar Arceneaux on the last page of the text volume. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2013.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56217267
  • ucoclc56217267
Label
107th Street Watts, Edgar Arceneaux
Publication
Note
  • "Simulating the format of mapping the "Sunset strip" of 1966 by Ed Ruscha, this bookwork formally mimics the Ruscha book by shooting every building on 107th Street ... in a 7-foot photomontage"--Umbrella
  • Includes essays "Memory and the sublime: looking for the Jersey devil" by Charles Gaines; "Neither are they slums" by Lynell George; and "Photography as the beginning of history: the photographs of Edgar Arceneaux" by Vincent Johnson
  • Volume 2 is a continuous sequence of photographs of the street, folded accordion-style (as is volume 1)
  • Issued in white wrappers printed in silver; both volumes in glossy white cardboard slipcase
Contents
[1. Text] -- [2. Photographs]
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition of 1000.
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9783934823822
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: signed by Edgar Arceneaux on the last page of the text volume. Purchase, Triolet Rare Books, 2013.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56217267
  • ucoclc56217267

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