(SOLD): BARNEY, Tina. Theater of Manners.
(Zurich, Berlin, New York): Scalo, 1997. First edition. Quarto. 255 pages. Texts by Tina Barney and Andy Grundberg. Barney’s first book, a photographic documentation and examination her family’s life. As an intimate observer, the viewer witnesses the intricacies of social rituals–weddings, Christmas dinners, and cocktail parties. Barney captures the tension between the polished surfaces and the intensity of the feelings underneath. A near fine copy in dust jacket.