RUSCHA, Mason Williams, & Patrick Blackwell~Ed , ROYAL…


 Author: RUSCHA, Mason Williams, & Patrick Blackwell~Ed (Edward)
 Publisher: Self-published, Los Angeles
 Year: 1971
 Artist: RUSCHA, Mason Williams, & Patrick Blackwell~Ed (Edward)
 Royal, Road Test, 
Los Angeles. 1967 (1971)., Third Edition 1/2000. 24 x 16 cms., (64) pp., 36 b/w photographs in duotone. Spiral
Bound Wrappers, 8vo, np (60pp)

What happens when Ed Ruscha, Mason Williams
and Patrick Blackwell perform and document a Consumer Reports-style
crash test involving a Royal manual typewriter ejected from a 1963 Buick
LeSabre traveling at ninety miles per hour along US Highway 91.? "Royal
Road Test" - a must-have artists' book for road-trip and Conceptual Art
enthusiasts alike! An internally bright, most handsome example of the
1971 third edition (entry B6 in Siri Engberg's "Edward Ruscha: Editions
1959-1999" which is also cited on pages 198-201 of The Hasselblad
Center's "The Open Book") limited to two thousand unnumbered copies
issued without glassine wrapper. The
book shows virtually no wear or handling.

Condition: Very good./No Jacket

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