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Side by side : Gilbert & George the sculptors 1971

Gilbert & George

RA Collection: Book

Record number




2nd Edition


London: Enitharmon Editions ; Walther König, 2012

Physical Description

170 : ill. ; 20 cm.

General Note

"Art for All, 12 Fournier Street, London, E1"-- at foot of title page and cover.


Chap. 1. With us in the nature -- Chap. 2. A glimpse into the abstract world -- Chap. 3. The reality in our living.

Copy Note

First published in 1971 by Koenig Books, in an edition of 600. This second edition 2012 is co-published with Enitharmon Editions and Walther König in an edition of 2000. This is copy number 793 of 2000. Signed by the artists.

Binding Note

"The linens used to bind 'Side by side' were individually hand-marbled by Gilbert & George."--Inside back cover.

Name as Subject


Artists' books
Conceptual art