Silent Book by Miguel Rio Branco - Book – Magnum Photos

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Silent Book, published in 1997, presents tableaux of bodies and spaces affected by time; decrepitude is magnified by the light, and wounded flesh, aging, and death haunt the work through earthy and blood red colors...[it] draws its original idea from an audiovisual installation "Door into Darkness", made in 1995, which treated Aids, Boxers, toreros, naked bodies cross animals and abandoned objects...a phantomatic atmosphere, an obscure and mysterious journey, between life and death...

Silent Book. Photographs by Miguel Rio Branco. Design by Jean Yves Cousseau. Cosac & Naify, Sao Paulo, 1997. 92 pp. Octavo (small size). First edition. Hardbound with photo-illustrated boards. No jacket as issued. 75 color reproductions with 3 gatefolds.

Condition

Fine; a tight, clean copy with signs of light rubbing (when held against raking light), and a small tap to top front corner (not affecting any of the pages).

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 92
  • Publisher: Cosac & Naify
  • Publication Year: 1997
  • Size: 9.1 x 6.6 inches
  • ISBN: 9780714846033

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Silent Book, published in 1997, presents tableaux of bodies and spaces affected by time; decrepitude is magnified by the light, and wounded flesh, aging, and death haunt the work through earthy and blood red colors...[it] draws its original idea from an audiovisual installation "Door into Darkness", made in 1995, which treated Aids, Boxers, toreros, naked bodies cross animals and abandoned objects...a phantomatic atmosphere, an obscure and mysterious journey, between life and death...

Silent Book. Photographs by Miguel Rio Branco. Design by Jean Yves Cousseau. Cosac & Naify, Sao Paulo, 1997. 92 pp. Octavo (small size). First edition. Hardbound with photo-illustrated boards. No jacket as issued. 75 color reproductions with 3 gatefolds.

Condition

Fine; a tight, clean copy with signs of light rubbing (when held against raking light), and a small tap to top front corner (not affecting any of the pages).

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Pages: 92
  • Publisher: Cosac & Naify
  • Publication Year: 1997
  • Size: 9.1 x 6.6 inches
  • ISBN: 9780714846033

The Magnum Store usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

International Orders:
Please note that if you choose First Class International for orders up to 4lbs or up to $400, delivery can take up to 30 days and tracking may not be available for your country.

If you choose Priority Mail International for your order delivery usually takes between 6 to 10 days depending on your country. Tracking will always be available.

If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email store@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.