Swimmers. Seventy International Photographers
New York: Aperture, 1988. 1st Edition. Quarto, publisher's aquamarine cloth, spine stamped in silver, original photo-illustrated dust jacket.
"A reverie of skin, sun, and sand," this photobook comprises images of people (clothed and otherwise) diving, bathing, and swimming in lakes, pools, and oceans, as captured by preeminent international photographers such as David Hockney, Harry Callahan, Larry Fink, Sylvia Plachy, Laurie Simmons, André Kertész, Larry Sultan, and more. Includes an introduction by American poet Stephen Dobyns and an essay by photographer Hans Christian Adam. Lavishly illustrated with 100 color and black-and-white plates. Small stain to upper board, else fine in unclipped dust jacket. Item #6524