Stock Image

Turn to the title page

Pettibon, Raymond

35 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0874271517 / ISBN 13: 9780874271515
Published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Condition: Mint
From Owl & Company Bookshop (Calvello Books) (Oakland, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 19, 1998 Seller Rating 3-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 113.40 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Multicolored quarto (blue spine); 80 p, mostly color illus; 29 cm. Art. Mint; sealed in original shrinkwrap. Bookseller Inventory # 79831

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Turn to the title page

Publisher: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Binding: Mint

Book Condition: Mint

About this title


Created in conjunction with his solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Raymond Pettibon's new book draws on his decades of involvement with artist's books, zines, and other ephemeral visual media. This singular collection of new works makes his vision accessible to a wide audience.

Pettibon's obsessively crafted monochromatic drawings pull freely from music, politics, religion, sex, sports, movies, and comic books. Recently his style has become more fluid and expansive, resulting in room-size wall drawings and installations, as in his work for the 2004 Whitney Biennial. His thematic range is increasingly topical, addressing current political concerns as well as the human impulse toward faith.

About the Author:

Raymond Pettibon has worked almost exclusively in the medium of drawing since beginning his artistic career in 1977. His work has been shown in retrospectives at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Santa Monica Museum of Art, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Famed for his connection with the Los Angeles Punk music scene, Pettibon lives in Hermosa Beach, California.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Buying & selling used and rare books since 1987. Listing online with ABE since 1997. Our inventory ships from Oakland, California. For our best prices, please visit our walk-in shop, located at 3941 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611 (open daily 11-8) or visit us online at ** Please note, however, that our books listed online are not housed at our walk-in shop but that we can bring them to our shop upon request. **

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Books may be placed on reserve for one week. We pack all our orders ourselves and, with nearly thirty years in the trade, strive to describe our books as accurately as possible. Cash refunds may be issued if an item is not as described and returned in same condition as originally shipped. However, just like in our walk-in shop, should you wish to return an item simply because you no longer want it, at our discretion, and assuming item arrives back to us in same condition in which it departed, we...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2-3 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or over-sized, we may contact you to let you know that extra shipping is required. See SHIPPING TERMS above.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal