Richard Long
A Walk Past Standing Stones (1980)

Small book containing title and 9-part b/w photographic leporello printed single side. Standing stones passed by the artist on a walk in Cornwall in 1978.
A day’s walk past the standing stones of Penwith Peninsula:
The Pipers ! & 2
Kerris
Tresvennack
Drift
The Blind Fiddler
Boscawen-Un
Boswens
Beersheba
10 x 6.5 cm. Edition probably between 500 and 700.
Coracle Press

Ref:
Cutts, S, Horn,E & Janssen, J 1997,The Space of the Page: Sequence, Contiunity & Material, The Centre for the Study of Sculpture, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, 1997. (No 14).
Lailach, M 2005, Printed Matter. Die Sammlung Marzona in der Kunstbibliothek The Marzona Collection at the Kunstbibliothek, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, p. 139.
Moeglin-Delcroix, A 1979, Esthétique du livre d’artiste, Bibliothèque nationale de France, p. 229, illustrated.
Wey, Deborah and Weitman, Wendy 2006, Eye on Europe : prints, books, and multiples / 1960 to now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. p. 95 (illus.)

Collection: Centre for the Artist Book, grahame galleries + editions