1989 · Paris
Paris: Les Editions Cassini, 1989. Folio. One of the great photographic magazines issued in a small print run and sponsored by the major fashion companies which has some of the finest fashion photography ever produced. French text. The poetry with interviews section of Mikhail Grobatchev (by Francoise Sagan), Twyla Tharp by Claude Arnaud, David Lynch by Kristine McKenna, and others is. Besides the photographs of Avedon, those of Man Ray are decidedly homoerotic. Among the most scarce issues of Egoiste (of the 9 major institutions which have some copies, all according to OCLC lack no. 11). The Metropolitan Museum of Art has 8,9,10, 16 and 17. The Getty has no. 9. CUNY, Eastman, Queens, and the Ransom Library at Texas have no.10. Ohio State has no. 12. UCLA has no. 13. This was usually edited by Richard Avedon but also has large photographs from Man Ray. very small closed edge tear to bottom edge of front wrapper, rear wrapper has crease to lower left corner. A very nice copy.
(Inventory #: 022443)