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Peter Downsbrough VOLUME 2003

Catalogue, designed by Peter Downsbrough
6 15/16 x 5 inches (17.6 x 12.6 cm)
60 pages / Paginated / Stitch bound / Hardcover
58 plates (contact sheets, photographs)
Offset (black and white)
Text: Richard Klein (French, English)
Publisher: Jean-Michel Place photographie, Paris, on the occasion of the exhibition Roland Simounet à l’oeuvre, Musée d’art moderne de Lille Métropole, Villeneuve d’Ascq, October 21, 2000–January 28, 2001
Printer: France Quercy, Cahors
Print run: unknown
ISBN: 2-85893-729-X


On the occasion of a retrospective exhibition on the work of the French architect Roland Simounet (1927–1996) at the Musée d’art moderne de Lille-Métropole, Peter Downsbrough was commissioned to photograph nine buildings at the following locations: Saint-Denis, Villejuif, Paris, Évry, Cergy-Pontoise, Nemours, and Villeneuve d’Ascq. The photographs are always placed in the same position on the bottom half of the page. The book also contains nine full-page partial contact sheets (nos. 46, 48, 51) and a text by Richard Klein.