Blinds & Shutters.
Compiled by Brian Roylance. Forewords by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards; Introduction by Terry Southern; Consultancy by Bill Wyman.Guildford: Genesis/Hedley, 2020 Stock Code: 145310
Signed limited edition, number 1881 out of 5,000 copies. This copy signed by Francis Bacon, Peter Blake, Adam Cooper, Terry Doran, Allen Jones, Stash Klossowski, Sandy Leiberson, Bridget Riley, Colin Self, Derek Taylor and Bill Wyman. In total there were 93 contributors to the book; each copy was signed by the project originator Bill Wyman and a random selection of the other contributors, meaning that no two copies are the same. A lavish book, Blinds & Shutters gathers the photographs that Michael Cooper (19411973) took of the 1960s music scene. Originally published in 1990 in a slightly different format, 600 copies were published in 2020 in the special 30th anniversary binding, the edition of 5000 comprises both editions.
Folio. Original black buckram with black leather spine, titles to front cover in yellow and white, titles to spine in yellow, all edges yellow, with a unique photograph to the front cover, pages printed on 200 gsm paper. Housed in the publisher's illustrated slipcase. All housed in the publisher's printed draw string bag. With the original packing box.
Over 600 photographs by Michael Cooper and 93 of the most influential artists, writers and musicians of the Sixties.
All in fine condition.
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