Pasadena, CA: Twelvetrees Press, 1987. Limited first edition. Hardcover. 1/3000. Square 4to. Unpaginated, [94 pages]. Black & white photographic dust jacket, with white lettering on the spine. Orange cloth boards, with gilt lettered front cover & spine. This work is comprised of gorgeously printed full page b/w images in gravure displaying the elaborate and surreal tableaus of American artist Steven F. Arnold (1943–1994). The images are often ornate, mythological, sexual and /or mysterious in nature, and always intriguing. Each photograph is titled on a facing page. Text by American author, playwright and actor James Leo Herlihy (1927-1993). A beautiful work from a significant American muti-disciplinary surrealist. Dust jacket, binding and inteiror in near fine condition overall. near fine / fine. Item #49379
Steven Arnold (1943-1994) a protégé of Salvador Dali, was an American photographer, set designer and filmmaker.