The plexiglass display case is VG, there is a small piece missing from the top left edge; all inserts are in NF condition. Un-numbered edition of 2000 copies. Bookseller Inventory # 57040
Title: Visionaire 16: The Calendar Issue
Publisher: Visionaire Publishing
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: VG+
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Visionaire Publishing, New York, 1996. Loose Plates in a Binder. Book Condition: Very Good -. First Edition 1/2000. np (110pp), 55 individual 5 ½ x 11" sheets printed recto and verso, housed in a molded Plexiglas frame, 54 illustrations in color and b&w. Designed by Gregory Foley and Florentino J. Pamintuan. Published in an edition of two thousand copies, this is the sixteenth installment of everyone's favorite long-running luxe fashion quarterly, Visionaire. It is a free-standing desk calendar for the year 1996 (suitable for leap year use again in 2024!) for which Visionaire commissioned fifty-three artists to supply an image that is displayed for a week, then replaced. Each page includes a portion of Richard Martin's comprehensive contemporary fashion bibliography on the verso. The impressive list of contributors includes Georganne Deen, Laurie Simmons, Serge Lutens, Rita Ackerman, Inez Van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, Glen Luchford, Pamela Hanson, Marc Jacobs, Jean-Paul Goude, Ruven Afanador, Ross Bleckner, Todd Oldham, Jack Pierson, Mary Ellen Mark, Donald Baechler, David Seidner, Ellen Von Unwerth, Robert Medvedz, Ruben Toledo, Steven Meisel, James Dignan, Francois Berthoud, Michael Capotosto, Josef Astor, Filip Pagowski, Jeffrey Fulvimari, Raymond Meier, Mario Testino, Satoshi Saikusa, Mats Gustafson, Stephane Sednaoui, and many others. A handsome unnumbered hors commerce example of this uncommon issue whose individual calendar pages show some handling and creases along the extremities, with the rear subscription page bearing a few minor gouges and a short closed tear. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Fashion Quarterly. Bookseller Inventory # 018302