CAMERA WORK Vol. 36, Alfred Stieglitz edition, with vols. 25, 27-29, 31, 37, 38 and Gertrude Stein s
Lot 111
CAMERA WORK Vol. 36, Alfred Stieglitz edition, with vols. 25, 27-29, 31, 37, 38 and Gertrude Stein special edition
Sold for £12,000 (US$ 19,898) inc. premium
Lot Details
ART
CAMERA WORK
Vol. 36, Alfred Stieglitz edition, with vols. 25, 27-29, 31, 37, 38 and Gertrude Stein special edition, numerous photogravures and plates by members of the Photo-Secession and others, vol. 36 Stieglitz edition, 16 photogravures by Alfred Stieglitz, without 'Drawing' plate by Picasso, upper cover detached, loss to spine, all other volumes with all gravures and plates as called for, original paper wrappers, some chipping, one with loss to spine, 4to,

Footnotes

  • Volume 36 features 'The City of Ambition', 'The City Across the River', 'The Ferry Boat', 'The Mauretania', 'Lower Manhattan', 'Old and New New York', 'The Aeroplane', 'A Dirigible', 'The Steerage', 'Excavating - New York', 'The Swimming Lesson', 'The Pool - Deal', 'The Hand of Man', 'In the New York Central Yards', 'The Terminal', and 'Spring Showers, New York', all by Alfred Stieglitz.

    Other volumes include photographs by: Alvin Langdon Coburn; David Octavius Hill (15); George H. Seeley (10); Annie W. Brigman (10); Frank Eugene (16); Karl F. Struss (8); C. Yarnall Abbot; Emma Spencer; Herbert G. French (5); Clarence H. White and Alfred Stieglitz (4); George Davison; Paul B. Haviland; Marshall R. Kernochan.

    'Steerage' and 'The Hand of Man' by Alfred Stieglitz illustrated.

    Provenance: Bernard Herrmann, purchased privately in the 1930s.
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