Artists' Books: the Book as a Work of Art 1963-2000 / Stephen Bury

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Identifier: REF.BC.1817
Object type: Books
Dimensions: 258 pages, 24 cm
Copyright dates: 2015
Created by: Stephen Bury
Edited by: Daniella Rossi
Printed by: Titus Wilson
Published by: Bernard Quaritch Ltd.
The history of artists involvement with the book format between 1963 and 2000 includes a fascinating range of artists and movements from Mallarme to the Piece of Paper Press via Cubism, Futurism, Dada, Fluxus and conceptual art. This second edition includes updated text with new bibliographic descriptions of 600 key artists books and over 130 new, full-page, colour illustrations taken from the internationally renowned Chelsea College of Art & Design Library collection. It is an indispensable resource for the definition and classification of artists books by a renowned scholar in the field. Dr Stephen Bury is the Andrew W. Mellon Chief Librarian, Frick Art Reference Library, New York.

"Selective bibliography of artists' books 1963--": pages 175-239.

Signed by the author: "For the Center- Stephen"-- Page [1]

Original edition published 1995 by Scolar Press, Aldershot, as Artists' Books: The Book as a Work of Art, 1963-1995 {Worldwide 95727). 258 pp. with 136 ills. (102 col.). 23 x 23 cm. ISBN 9780956301291 In English.