First EditionSHERMAN, Cindy. Cindy Sherman. Signed First edition, first printing. New York: Pantheon Books, 1984. Quarto, 8.5" x 10.5" in. Paperback in pictorial covers. 50 color and 39 black & white plates. 197 pages. An early retrospective of photographs by Cindy Sherman; introduction by Peter Schjeldahl and afterword by I. Michael Danoff. Sherman probes the construction of identity, playing with the visual and cultural codes of art, celebrity, gender, and photography. She is among the most significant artists of the Pictures Generation who came of age in the 1970s and responded to mass media with both humor and criticism, appropriating images from advertising, film, television, and magazines for their art. Signed by both Cindy Sherman and Peter Schjeldahl. Near Fine Condition; a solid, tight, clean copy with light toning, and a bit of shelf wear to covers.