San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2014. 1st Edition. Large folio, publisher's pholo-illustrated wraps, original printed glassine slipcase.
Fraenkel Gallery exhibition catalog (January 4 - March 8, 2014), for a show dedicated to Hujar's strikingly candid portraits and nudes: "Individuals were his focus...and his men were often depicted in the highest pitch of orgasm...Even as Hujar's pictures imply the artist's presence, they portray his obliteration from the minds of his subjects" (publisher's preface). 36 full-page tritone plates (several folding), with texts by Fraenkel, Vince Aletti, Stephen Koch, and a 1989 interview with writer Fran Lebowitz, a close friend of Hujar's before his death in 1987. Fine. Item #14