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Sandburg, Carl (1878-1967) Steichen the Photographer, Signed by Sandburg and Steichen.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Sandburg, Carl (1878-1967) Steichen the Photographer, Signed by Sandburg and Steichen. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [1929].
First edition, limited, copy number 587 of 925 printed, illustrated throughout with sepia-colored reproductions of Steichen's work, spanning the breadth of his portfolio, including photographs of actors, intellectuals, fashion and advertising shots, still lifes, improvisations, close-up images of flowers, and other subjects; in publisher's cloth, dusty and rubbed, small spot along top edge on ffep, half-title, and limitation page, 12 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,200


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Carl Sandburg, House of Vasa, Sepia, Steichen

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