Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973); Edward Steichen: The Early Years, 1900-1927;
Lot 23
Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973); Edward Steichen: The Early Years, 1900-1927;
Sold for US$ 3,900 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs San Francisco
21 May 2008 13:00 PDT

Auction 16085
Lot Details
Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
Edward Steichen: The Early Years, 1900-1927,
Millerton, New York: Aperture, 1981. 12 hand-pulled photogravures, with title page, texts by Beaumont Newhall, with facsimile signature; and May Steichen Calderone, signed in ink; list of plates, colophon, numbered '311' in an unknown hand in ink, from an edition of 1000; contained in large folio folding case and slipcase with linen covers.
Titles Include: Grand Prix at Longchamp: After the Races, 1907; Self-Portrait with Sister, 1900; Torso, 1902; Moonrise, 1904; In Memoriam, 1902; Steichen and Wife Clara on Their Honeymoon, 1903; Richard Strauss, 1904; The Flatiron, 1905; Heavy Roses, 1914; Isadora Duncan at the Portal of the Parthenon, 1920; Three Pears and an Apple, 1921; Brancusi in His Studio, 1925
from 4 7/8 x 6 1/4in to 12 3/4 x 10 1/8in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired by the present owner from Christie's, New York, 22 April 2003, lot 196
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