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Book cover for Helmut Newton "Sumo" (Taschen, 1999)
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, May 15, 2008, #2146, Lot 151)
Edited by June Newton. Illustrated with over 400 full-page reproductions of Newton's striking photographs. Oversize folio, photo-pictorial boards, photo-pictorial dust jacket; with the original chrome stand; in the original shipping box. first edition, boldly signed by newton.
A bold and ambitious publication, this monograph weighs nearly 70 pounds and was issued with a Phillipe Starck chrome stand to accommodate its size and weight.