1991 · London
by HODGKIN, Howard; Susan SONTAG
London: Karsten Schubert, 1991. A fine, well-preserved copy. 11.25 x 8.5 inches. 6 folding or double-page hand-colored etchings with aquatint by Howard Hodgkin (including endpapers), tissue guards. Original boards, hand-painted dust jacket, extending on to flaps, acetate guards, original tissue wrapper, with publisher original cardboard mailing box. Number 105 of 200 copies signed by Sontag and Hodgkin (there were also 25 aritst's proofs, 7 printer's proofs, 5 hors commerce, and 6 numbered in roman numerals for presentation). Sontag's text originally appeared in 'The New Yorker'. All proceeds from the sale of the edition were to be given to AIDS charities in the United States and United Kingdom. A beautifully designed and printed book.
(Inventory #: 407852)