STEVE BANKS: NEW VOGUE BEAUTY SALON - SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER
(BANKS, STEVE). Banks, Steve. Los Angeles: Deadbeat Club Press, 2018. First Edition 1/300. 4to. Stapled Wrappers with Pictorial Pastedown. Photography Monograph. As New.. np (32pp), 30 b&w illustrations + b&w cover. Designed by Clint Woodside.
"In February 1967 I won a spot in Richard Avedon and Marvin Israel’s eight-week photography master class. These meetings took place at Avedon’s New York Upper East Side studio. Everyone, including invited guests (photographers Diane Arbus, Hiro, Lee Friedlander) would gather around two sheets of plywood set up on sawhorses and critique each week’s assignments. I had decided to photograph beauty parlors..." These gritty images were captured in 1967 at Stamford, Connecticut's "New Vogue Beauty Salon" A brand new, pristine example of this charming volume - the sixty-third installment of Deadbeat Club Press' publications - limited to three hundred copies additionally BOLDLY SIGNED "Steve Banks" in black ink on the rear colophon.
PLEASE NOTE: Copies of “New Vogue Beauty Salon” will be signed by Steve Banks at our event on Saturday, July 27th, and shipped beginning Tuesday, July 30th. 978-0999829837 Inventory Number: E000SBNVBS