First edition, first printing. Fine/As New silk-bound hardcover in a Fine printed vellum dust jacket with a touch of crimping at one tip and a couple of tiny indents and light scuffs. A very nice copy. All dust jackets are protected by a clear mylar cover. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto; essays by Marco De Michelis; Francesco Bonami, and John Yau. 168 pages; 68 full-page tri-tone plates; 11 x 12.25 inches. Biography, bibliography. The catalogue for an exhibition of the work of Sugimoto. Buildings photographed in the artist's disctinctive way include: the Empire State Building, Le Corbusier's Chapel de Nutre Dame du Haut, Tadao Ando's Church of Light in Osaka, Philippe Starck's Asahi Breweries, Fumihiko Maki's Fujisawa Municipal Gymnasium, the United Nations Building, the Chrysler Building, Giuseppi Terragni's Santelia Monument Como, the World Trade Center, Mies van der Rohe's Seagram Building, Antoni Gaudi's Casa Batllo, the 1922 Schindler House, and buildings by Frank Gehry, Frank Lloyd Wright, and many others in Europe, North America and Asia. LAID IN is the poster/exhibition announcement and press release from a show of this work at the Sonnabend Gallery, NYC, in 2003. Due to size and weight, international and expedited shipping will be more than quoted.