Title: How the Dead Live



Photographer: Erwin Blumenfeld
Author: Will Self
Publisher: Grove Press
Designer: Charles Rue Woods

 

Image Title: Wet Veil 1937 [detail]
Photo Genre: Nude
Book Genre: Novel
Notes:

The cover depicts about one third of the source image ['Wet Veil', originally vertical in format], cutting off the torso and breasts of the female model. Thus, a mysterious and alluring nude is revisualized as a shrouded corpse. KB

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