Richard Billingham - Ray's a Laugh

Billingham, Richard ORCID: 0000-0002-6474-5656, Cotton, Charlotte and Ladd, Jeffrey (2014) Richard Billingham - Ray's a Laugh. Books on Books, 18 . errata editions, USA. ISBN 9781935004356

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Errata Editions Books on Books no. 18, Richard Billingham: Ray's a Laugh, Essays by Charlotte Cotton, Jeffrey Ladd. Hardcover w/ Dustjacket, 108 pp, 9.5 x 7 in. 90 Color illustrations. ISBN: 978-1-935004-35-6. Richard Billingham's 1996 photobook ‘Ray's a Laugh’ is considered one of the most important British contemporary photobooks. The original book consisted only of photographs, the idea being that the photographs stood for themselves. The only text to the book was a paragraph by Billingham on the back of the book and a quote from Robert Frank. ‘Ray’s a Laugh’ original 1996 edition is also cited on pages 304-305 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger's ‘The Photobook: A History Volume II’. This Errata edition Books on Books no. 18 covers Ray’s a Laugh’s historical significance, its production, bibliography of the artist and contains every page spread from the original classic book.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: This book reproduces Richard Billingham's original 1996 book Ray's a Laugh together with a contemporary essay by Charlotte Cotton
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Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Creative Arts
Research Priority Areas: Creative Practice and Theory
Culture, Continuity, and Transformation
Depositing User: Richard Billingham
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 11:26
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2023 09:23

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