Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]. Stephen Gan, James Kaliardos, Rei Kawakubo Cecilia Dean.
Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]
Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]
Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]
Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]

Visionaire 20: Comme des Garcons [RED VERSION]

New York: Visionaire Publishing, 1997. Limited edition. Box. 1/2800. Elephant Folio. 18.5x12". Photo-illustrated red and white lidded box, with white lettering on the front cover. This is #2779 of a limited edition of 2,800 copies. The box houses 13 photo-illustrated loose leaf inserts (most are multipage and folded) plus a subscription sheet, a list of back issues and a photo-illustrated title leaf. Also included are dress pattern on muslin, vacuum sealed in plastic, and "Six 1/4", an accordion fold photo-illustrated leporello, approx 6x8", and measuring nearly 16 feet when completely unfolded. This issue focusses on the work of fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, who was also the guest editor, and the designs for her fashion label Comme des Garçons. The leporello features photographs of Comme des Garcons fashion designs and close-up art photographs of seafood, photographed by Kishin Shinoyama. Other contributors include Alexander McQueen, Alexandra White, Bruce Weber, Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, Karl Lagerfeld, Mako Yamazaki, Marc Atlan, Mario Sorrenti, Michael Thompson, Miles Aldridge, Nick Knight, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Stephane Marais, Steven Klein, Tsuguya Inoue and Devon Aoki. Top lid of the box with some light stains and creases. Minor rubbing to some corners. Interior with some loose leaves with some minor curving towards the edges. Box in overall very good- condition, interior in very good+ to near fine. vg- to near fine. Item #43537

Price: $2,500.00