Torino: Gian Enzo Sperone, 1973. First edition. 32mo, saddle-stapled card wraps, with title rubberstamped to cover.
Artist's book featuring a title page followed by 4 photographs, here all of unmade beds An early installment in the series of deadpan artists' books sometimes referred to as his 'Bilderhefte" series, in which the artist interrogated the relationship between context and meaning. "One of the most important bodies of artist's bookworks in the twentieth century, along with those of Ruscha and Boltanski." - Parr & Badger, 'The Photobook: a History', Vol. 2, page 158.
Touch of fading along spine and a faint crease to upper tip, else fine. Item #27223