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Jen's hand on Clemen's back, Paris, 2001, 2004

Photograph

Cibachrome photograph with special edition hardback book, 504 pages, 504 color illustrations

16.00 x 24.00 in

40.6 x 61.0 cm

The print is signed and numbered by the artist.

PRICE: $3,200
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    About The Work

    This special edition of the Nan Goldin book The Devil's Playground is beautifully bound, individually signed and numbered, and presented in a specially made box together with an original Goldin print, Jen's hand on Clemen's back, which frames Goldin's friends tenderly making love, in a moment of searing intimacy to which the artist is privileged to bear witness. 

    The collectors edition book features a significant body of latest work by Goldin, including photographs from new series such as “Still on Earth” (1997-2001), “57 Days” (2000) and “Elements”(1995-2003), many of which are previously unpublished. Laid out in diary-like sequences by Goldin herself, the material is both courageously candid and affirmative. The photographs are grouped into themed chapters, between which are interspersed texts, poems and lyrics by prominent writers, including Nick Cave, Catherine Lampert, Cookie Mueller and Richard Price. The Devil's Playground is the first major book to be published on Goldin's work since 1996 and it is by far her most important to date. 

    Courtesy of Phaidon

    About Nan Goldin

    From The Magazine

    • The quoted dimensions are for the sheet size. The image size is 14" x 21". The book size is 11.875" x 8.875".
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