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Thomas Demand: L'Esprit d'Escalier
Thomas Demand L'Esprit d'Escalier
Author: Ulrich Baer, Dave Eggers, Caoimhin Mac Giolla Leith, Rachael Thomas, David Foster Wallace
Stairs, ladders and lifts are the motifs of Thomas Demand's latest monograph, L'Esprit d'Escalier, which is published on the occasion of his show at the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin. The title actually refers to so-called "staircase wit," that concise French expression for the chagrin of missed retorts--those hapless comebacks one only e...  more »
ISBN-13: 9783865602107
ISBN-10: 386560210X
Publication Date: 7/1/2007
Pages: 224

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Publisher: Walther Konig
Book Type: Hardcover
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