Windows by Ronald Searle. First edition (2013). First impression. Large format hardback in fine condition. No markings. Please see pictures. PayPal accepted, any questions please get in touch.
Windows is the breakthrough project of Xavier Guardans, produced in 2006 while exploring the Kenyan bush, and now seven years later, published for the first time. Windows includes a stunning selection of portraiture depicting various Turkana, Samburu, Masai, Rendille, Gabra, and also Pokot individuals framed through the window of a Toyota Land Cruiser 4×4. This book is the first in a series of five to be published of Gurdans’ long term photographic projects.
The photographs of Spaniard Xavier Guardans are descendants of the Thesiger tradition of humane portraiture. — The Editors “The Wall Street Journal ”
Xavier Guardans (b. 1954, Barcelona) is a fine art photographer living and also working in Brooklyn, New York. So Guardans is a unique photographer who explores his fascination with nature by shooting on location with only natural light. Through his widespread travels for estende periods of time to such far flung places as Kenya, Japan, China, Patagonia, Joshua Tree, and also Utah, to name a few, Guardans demonstrates an extraordinary ability to be comfortable in many different worlds.
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