Arnhem: Octopus Foundation, 1971. Limited first edition. Unpaginated. 4 1/2" x 15" white wraps with title printed to cover in black, protected by modern mylar. Signed by Ed Ruscha on inside front cover. The most scarce of Ed Ruscha's conceptual art books, "Dutch Details" is a photographic documentation of bridges in the Dutch communities of Veendam, Stadskanaal, Musselkanaal and Ter Apel. The numerous photographs were taken only at bridge locations and the bridges themselves used as a walkway by the artist to take the pictures with a hand-held camera. Contains ten fold-outs, each with twelve photographs of 2 3/8" squares. In rare untrimmed state. Text in Dutch and English. Covers browned, interior slightly age toned. Overall in very good+ condition. Item #43601
*Although stated limitation is 1/3000, in fact, most likely only a few hundred exist.