Robert Adams - West From The Columbia

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Robert Adams - West From The Columbia

Beautiful large format book by Robert Adams which documents the Columbia river estuary in Oregon.

1st edition published by Aperture, 1995
Format: Hardback with dustjacket
Pages: 86
Condition: Very Good. Some minor wear to dustjacket.

Adams and his wife Kerstin have for over thirty years vacationed in Astoria, Oregon, a small town by the Columbia River estuary, finding there a balance for the geography that has been his primary subject. Until recently he made few pictures on the beaches and headlands where they walked, but in late 1990, troubled both by the impending war in the Persian Gulf and by the quickening deterioration of Astoria, he began to record scenes on which he and Kerstin had relied.