Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966); New York;

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Lot 2
Alvin Langdon Coburn
(1882-1966)
New York

US$ 8,000 - 12,000
£ 6,400 - 9,700

Photographs

26 Apr 2016, 13:00 EDT

New York

Alvin Langdon Coburn (1882-1966)
New York,
London and New York; Duckworth and Co.; and Brentano's, 1910. a volume of 20 tipped-in hand-pulled photogravures, with an introduction by H.G. Wells; folio, one-quarter green calf, gilt-lettered boards.
sizes vary to 7 7/8 x 57/8in

Footnotes

  • Literature
    Foster, S.J. et al., Imagining Paradise, Steidl/George Eastman House, Gottingen/Rochester, 2007, p. 226.
    Goldschmidt, Truthful Lens, The Grolier Club, New York, 1980, 36.

    The plates are as follows:
    The Metropolitan Tower; Brooklyn Bridge, from a Roof-Top; The Battery; Williamsburg Bridge; The Holland House; Broadway at Night; Brooklyn Bridge, from the River; The Flat-Iron; The Water Front; The Singer Building, Noon; The Ferry; The Tunnel-Builders; The Knickerbocker Trust Company; The Chinese Quarter; The Unfinished Bridge; The Singer Building, Twilight; The Stock Exchange; Fifth Avenue, from the St. Regis; The Sky-Line; The Park Row Building.
Contacts
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