1996. Item #A5667
Perrin, Gilles. Gens d'Egypte. [Paris]: Portfolio, n.d. [ca. 1996]. A suite of 30 black-and-white Polaroid photos, beautifully reproduced as postcards, and contained within a die-cut card portfolio. One folded sheet of text by Fathi Saleh. Minor shelf wear to portfolio; contents fine. One of 150 copies hors commerce, signed by Perrin. ** The photos are portraits of many types of Egyptian people, often shown with the tools of their trade. The Polaroid film used was PN 55. Issued on the occasion of Perrin's exhibition at the Centre Culturel d'Egypte, Paris. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.