29th Sep, 2023 12:00

Sound & Vision: Photobooks & Music Photography
 
  Lot 41
 

Sam Haskins (1926-2009)

Sam Haskins (1926-2009)

POSTERS, 1972. First edition, elephant folio, 480 x 350mm, signed, dedicated 'For Eric', and dated '75 by the photographer in felt-tip marker to the verso of the introductory page, followed by complete set of 31 detachable posters of Haskin's famous nudes, colour montages, and black and white assemblages. Back cover portrait of Haskins by David Goldblatt, cover design and typography by Pentagram, London.

"For the moment my endeavour is to make of photography a fun thing -- colourful and immediate. These visual ideas are synthesised into broad simple images as my antidote to the myriads of cluttered 'Art' snapshots so prevalent in the world today." -- Sam Haskins, introduction to 'POSTERS', 1972.

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