PUBLISHER
Steidl

BOOK FORMAT
Clth, 7 x 10.5 in. / 148 pgs / 69 color.

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Pub Date
Forthcoming

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D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2019 p. 158   

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ISBN 9783958295346 TRADE
List Price: $45.00 CDN $62.00

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Check out our Spring 2019 catalog, featuring more than 500 new books on art & culture. We welcome new publishers Arquine, Atelier Éditions, August Editions, The Design Museum, London, Eakins Press, Editions Patrick Frey, Fulgur Press, Kasmin, Lisson Gallery, Marciano Art Foundation, Marsilio Editori, Onomatopee and Ridinghouse to our list in 2019!

  

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Henry Leutwyler: Hi there!

Text by Graham Howe, Henry Leutwyler.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Henry Leutwyler: Hi there!.'

As with his past photographic portrayals of celebrity relics, Henry Leutwyler’s (born 1961) method in Hi there! is to coax an object’s meanings to the surface in photos at once deadpan and forensic, but observed with a reverence that makes it come alive. Here we peer into Frank Sinatra’s private pocket phone book. From what today seems like the quaintness of analogue-era 1970s, we come to know Sinatra’s circle and speculate on the meaning of those relationships. The over 100 names and numbers here include direct lines to Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Spiro Agnew, Barry Goldwater and other important governmental figures, through which Sinatra had immediate access to the American political machine.
With connections to American businessmen Walter Annenberg, Laurance Rockefeller, Marvin Davis and John Kluge (at the time reputedly the richest person in the country), Sinatra knew just how to tap into capital. Among his fellow artists who were just a phone call away were Dean Martin, Gregory Peck, Roger Moore, Jerry Lewis and Buddy Rich. We even learn the names of Sinatra’s doctors and dentists, no doubt the best in their profession for Ol’ Blue Eyes.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Henry Leutwyler: Hi there!.'

Henry Leutwyler: Hi there!

STATUS: Forthcoming | 6/18/2019

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Henry Leutwyler: Hi there!

HENRY LEUTWYLER: HI THERE!

Text by Graham Howe, Henry Leutwyler.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958295346
USD $45.00
| CAN $62

Pub Date: 6/18/2019
Forthcoming


Henry Leutwyler: Document

HENRY LEUTWYLER: DOCUMENT

Introduction by Karen Eileen Overbey.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783869309699
USD $75.00
| CAN $99

Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Henry Leutwyler: Ballet

HENRY LEUTWYLER: BALLET

Introduction by Peter Martins.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783869309064
USD $85.00
| CAN $112.5

Pub Date: 6/23/2015
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