Art Povera

Praeger, New York, 1969. Hardcover with dust jacket. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Square 4to. [240] pp. Scarce hardcover first edition of this important review of Arte Povera. Edited by Germano Celant, the influential art critic and curator. Features work by 35 American and European artists, including Carl Andre, Giovanni Anselmo, Robert Barry, Joseph Beuys, Alighiero Boetti, Marinus Boezem, Pier Paolo Calzolari, Jan Dibbets, Eva Hesse, Walter De Maria, Ger Van Elk, Lucio Fabro, Barry Flanagan, Hans Haacke, Michael Heizer, Douglas Huebler, Stephan Kaltenbach, Jannis Kounellis, Joseph Kosuth, Richard Long, Mario Merz, Robert Morris, Bruce Nauman, Dennis Oppenheim, Giulio Paolini, Giuseppe Penone, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Emilio Prini, Reiner Rutherbeck, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson, Keith Sonnier, France Erhard Walther, Lawrence Weiner and Gilberto Zorio. Dust jacket shows minor fading and chipping to the corners and is price clipped. Interior has typical age toning and some very light creasing to the lower right corner. Pages are otherwise crisp and unmarked. Generally, a square, tight copy. Scarce in hardcover, especially in this clean of condition.