The Band Photographs, 1968-1969 signed by Elliott Landy in gold tone pigment ink on the first page of the book. This edition includes a bonus three page foldout sheet showing the thumbnails and captions for all the photos in the book. It is designed to be inserted into the back of the book and folded out as a reference while reading.
The Deluxe Edition book is limited to 325 numbered copies and includes:
• Cloth covered slipcase
• A signed and numbered 8×10″ limited edition Fine Art Pigment Print of The Band with Hamlet, taken during photo shoot for Music From Big Pink. This print was made by Elliott in 2014 to be included in the Deluxe Edition of his book.
FINE ART PIGMENT PRINTS:
18 x 24 inch sheet size, made and signed by Elliott in his studio.
Printed on heavyweight fine art acid free paper, with an archival life of over 150 years. Black and White images are printed on Canson Baryta paper and have the same look as traditional silver gelatin darkroom prints. The sepia tone image is printed on a cream tinted, slightly textured, 100% cotton paper, reminiscent of older etching and printmaking papers, also made by Canson.
PRINT A: Music from Big Pink, 1968, Sepia tone.
PRINT B: The Band, 1969 (cover of The Band album.)
PRINT C: Behind Big Pink. Easter Sunday, 1968. (Used on the cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, August 24th, 1968.)
PRINT D: Rick’s Basement, 1969.
The retail price of the book is $500 and the prints alone are $1,800 (savings equal $650.)