Some Los Angeles Apartments, 1970
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LA, Anderson, Ritchie and Simon, 1970.
2nd edition. Soft covers. Good copy in original glassine wrappers, a little rubbed along top edge.
In the 1960s Ed Ruscha more or less reinvented the artist’s book. Expressed simply through photographs and text, Ruscha opened the genre to the possibilities of mass-production and distribution. ‘Some Los Angeles Apartments’, with its straightforward presentation of modern California domestic buildings, celebrated the vernacular architecture of Southern California.