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Photography Books Signed by Artists to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Three Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Photography Books Signed by Artists to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Three Titles. Including: Ansel Adams's Yosemite and the Range of Light, Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1979, stated first printing, trade edition, oblong folio format in publisher's cloth and dust jacket, signed and inscribed to Cosindas on half title, with a doodle, December 1, 1979, some fading to bottom board edges, slight page rippling, edge toning; Annie Leibovitz's Photographs, 1970-1990, New York: Harper Collins, 1991, stated first edition, trade edition, signed and inscribed to Cosindas on title, September 1991, in publisher's bronze illustrated paper boards and translucent dust jacket (some minor chipping and short marginal tears to jacket); [and] John Sexton's Recollections, Three Decades of Photographs, Carmel Valley, California: Ventana Editions, 2006, stated first edition, signed and inscribed on half-title, with a signed handwritten note inserted, bound in publisher's full cloth, with the dust jacket. (3)

Provenance: The estate of Marie Cosindas, pioneer photographer, Boston.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

John Sexton, Annie Leibovitz, Harper Collins, Ansel Adams, Book design, Book publishing, Dust jacket, Edition, Guggenheim Fellows, Marie Cosindas, Photography, Publishing, Visual arts

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