Absent Without Leave

Wool, Christopher
Publisher: Daad
Binding: Paperback
Measurements: 21.60 x 28.00 cm

Very good condition. First edition, first printing. Soft cover. White stiff wrappers, with photographically illustrated dust jacket. Artist’s book, with photographs by Christopher Wool. Unpaginated (336 pp.), with 160 black-and-white plates throughout. 11 x 8-1/2 inches. This first edition was limited to 1000 copies. CONDITION: New in New dust jacket, wrapped in publisher’s glassine paper (from the artist’s archive). Wool’s travel photographs, taken between 1989 and 1993, are here reproduced as low-tech photocopies. Featuring stray dogs, street scenes, architectural details and still lifes, the grainy, high-contrast, nearly abstract work suggests the fleeting nature of travel and the stolen moments that collectively comprise lived experience

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