New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1985.
Condition: Fine sold with original printed "Abrams" shipping box as well as 16 page catalogue and folded poster for the inaugural exhibition for "In the American West" at Amon Carter Sept-Oct 1985.
SIGNED and dated in year of publication. 11 x 14 inches
Commissioned by The Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth in 1979, the noted fashion photographer, Richard Avedon, spent five years crossing the country west of the plains to capture black and white studies of laborers, farmers, cowboys, truckers, drifters and the like set against a portable white backdrop. The resulting images been hailed as one of the great bodies of work in the canon of post-war photography. Item #3891