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The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999

The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999
The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999

The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999

The Macchu Picchu Suite by master photographer Edward Ranney in the 1970s - The Limited Editions Club 1999 #10 out of 60 copies. Includes three lettered pages and eleven photogravures 17 x 14.25 inches.

11 plates nwith 11 photographs, leaves 43.5 X 36 cm (17 X 14 inches). One of 60 numbered sets plus 14 proofs. The leaves of letterpress and eleven photogravures, each numbered and signed by the photographer. Ten of the eprints appear in Pablo Neruda's "Heights of Macchu Picchu" from Limited Editions Club in 1998. Printed at the Press of John Goodmann Photogravure, on Arches cover. Ranney belongs to a tradition of landscape photographers that includes Frederick Sommer, Paul Caponigro, Aaron Suskin, Wynn Bullock, and Minor White.. What Ranney shares with these photographers is the resolve to make photographs whose meaning transcends what you see in the picture. Imagery is important to him, but only insofar as it coveys deeper, frequently spiritual themes and ideas. Ranney's photographs of Macchu Picchu exemplifies his effort to make the medium speak of things beyond what you and I can see. Spine sunned but rest of velvet green cloth in clamshelled box is fine Inlaid brown morrocco label titled in gilt on front cover. The photo leaves are near fine, couple of photos have slightly bled through handmade paper - see photos - typical with this set. Velvet lined green cloth clamshell box is good, has some rubbing, and sunning. Inlaid brown morocco label with the title in gilt on the front of the box. Each of the 11 plates is numbered and signed by artist. Large Folio - 18.5 x 15 x 2. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "bookplatesbeeswax" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Year Printed: 1999
  • Modified Item: Yes
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Topic: Photography: Collections
  • Binding: Loose Pages, Articles
  • Region: North America
  • Illustrator: Edward Ranney
  • Author: Edward Ranney
  • Subject: Art & Photography
  • Personalized: No
  • Modification Description: Each Photogravure has been numbered and signed by photographer
  • Language: English
  • Character Family: NA
  • Signed: Yes
  • Publisher: The Limited Editions Club
  • Place of Publication: New York
  • Special Attributes: Collector's Edition, Illustrated, Inscribed, Limited Edition


The Macchu Picchu Suite by Edward Ranney The Limited Editions Club 1999