Publisher: Taschen; Box Ltd Sg edition (July 1, 2009)
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constrained to 1,000 copies, each one numbered and signed by way of the photographer. A decade after his first TASCHEN e-book, Deux ex Machina, Ralph Gibson is again, with an intensive choice of nudes, together with his most sensible fresh paintings in addition to an interview by way of Eric Fischl. Strikingly contrasted and meticulously composed, Gibsons pictures pay tribute to a few of the mediums maximum practitioners, equivalent to guy Ray and Edward Weston, whereas venturing into uncharted waters. Says Gibson: A photographer as soon as acknowledged that good looks in ladies is unending. might be it used to be I who acknowledged it. in reality, I be mindful surprisingly having performed soand the concept persists to this present day. We stare within the mental reflect of the human physique with a fascination that endures indefinitely. at the least artwork historical past indicated this to be so. The Willendorf Venus is expounded up to now from 25,000 BCthat is a the right age for me to think within the topic. i like photographing ladies and will say that the shape of the feminine physique is absolute and ideal.