The Wonders of Skiing

-  Ex Libris Nr. 11, with an original signed and numbered bookplate by Peter Doig, ed. 300

Köln, Salon Verlag, 2007. Edition Ex Libris nr. 11.

Pictorial boards, 28.5 x 23 cms, 286p, illustrations in bl/w. With loosely added original bookplate by Peter Doig, 12.5 x 9.5 cms, signed & numbered 149/300 in pencil.

In the concept of the El Libris series, an artist is invited to select a book that has a special meaning to him or her. It is then reprinted with the imprint of Salon Verlag and accomopanied by an original bookplate, signed and numbered by the artist. In this case the book is The Wonders of Ski-Ing. A Method of Correct Ski-Ing and Its Applications to Alpine Running by Hannes Schneider & Arnold Fanck. New York 1933. Peter Doig created a new cover for this volume.