Carmel, CA: Photography West Graphics, 1989. Weston, Brett. First edition. Folio, unpaginated, 143 b&w plates from photographs. A fine copy in dust jacket. Item #52524
The 137 photographs are presented in six portfolios selected from Weston's entire body of work which spans six decades, beginning in 1925. Each portfolio is introduced by a portrait or self-portrait of Brett Weston, and each includes an introduction written by Van Deren Coke, Beaumont Newhall, Dody W. Thompson, David Stroud, Mark Johnstone and Brett Weston. These portfolios include works well known and many previously unpublished. The quality of reproduction is superb.