Josef Sudek [SIGNED with an Original Photograph of Josef Sudek by Miroslava Khola]
Breclav: Moravia Press, 1996. Large quarto. 12 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches. #299 of 300 total first edition copies, text in Czech; vi, 96pp. 83 mounted black and white photographs (from 2 x 1 1/2" to 9 x 6 1/2") reproduced in photolithography to their original sizes, captioned by the original Sudek notes below each photograph in facsimile pencil as in Sudek's original "Scrapbook." Numbered and signed on colophon by Jaroslav Bocek, Pavel Jedlicka, and Miroslava Khola; with an original photograph of Josef Sudek (9 1/4 x 7") by Miroslava Khola on page 1.
Black soft cover, black lettering on cream labels on cover and spine, housed in tan publisher's cloth slipcase. Fine copy.
Facsimile of master photographer Josef Sudek's "Scrapbook," complete with photographs reprinted to their original sizes, as well as captions and page numbers rewritten in facsimile pencil to match Sudek's own writing.
Three-hundred copies were published in honor of the photographer Josef Sudek on the occasion of the one hundredth anniversary of his birth and the twentieth anniversary of his death, under the auspices of the Association of Czech Bibliophiles. The Josef Sudek photographs included are from the collection of Miroslav Khola. Graphic design by Pavel Jedlicka. The eighty-three photographs ( 2 x 1 1/2 to 9 x 6 1/2") reproduced in photolithography are accompanied by the original Sudek notes printed below each photograph in facsimile as in Sudek's original "Scrapbook." The contact prints are reproduced in the actual size of the original negative and printed on heavy faux photo stock.