Photography

Hiroshi Sugimoto's Theaters, first edition

Theater of Illusion essay by Dr. Hans Belting. Illustrated with plates form photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto. Boards lettered on spine in silver, silver paper-covered slipcase. First Edition. Hiroshi Sugimoto (杉本博司, born 1948) is a Japanese photographer and architect. "Movie theaters are built as theaters of illusion. But in Sugimoto's equally disturbing and beautiful photographs, such interiors...

Price: US$300 - US$500

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Four views of turn of the century Venice and Naples

3 albumen prints and 1 gelatin silver print, all mounted to backing sheets and matted: 3 of 4 matted: 35.6x43.1 cm (14x17). Includes: 31. Venezia - Canal Grande by Carlo Naya. Albumen print, c. 1890's. 18.5x23.8 (7¼x9¼") View from Campanile (Venice, Italy). Unattributed, c. 1890's. Albumen print. 18.1x25.2 cm (7x10"). [Venice Canal]. Unattributed. Gelatin silver print, c. 1900. 18x12.6 cm (7x5...

Price: US$200 - US$300

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Signed by Bruce Davidson, with signed photograph 1/50

Illustrated from b&w photographs by Bruce Davidson, printed in sheet-fed gravure by the Nissha Printing Company, Kyoto, Japan. Cloth, pictorial jacket. No. 2 of 50 deluxe copies signed by the photographer, including an original gelatin silver print photograph signed by Bruce Davidson, all presented in a black cloth-covered drop-back box (from a total edition of 150 signed copies). Signed by Bruce...

Price: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Signed by Danny Lyon with signed photograph

Illustrated from the b&w photographs of Danny Lyon, printed in sheet-fed gravure by the Nissha Printing Company, Kyoto, Japan. Black cloth with lettering stamped in red, pictorial jacket. No. 3 of 50 deluxe copies signed by the photographer, including an original gelatin silver print photograph signed by Danny Lyon, all presented in a black cloth-covered drop-back box (from a total edition of 150...

Price: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Karl Struss captures the soul of the Kodak girl

Gelatin silver print. 8.3x5.6 cm (3¼x2¼"); in mat: 35.5x28 cm (14x11"). With Struss' stamp on reverse. George Eastman's portable Kodak camera, his film-supported negatives, and the company's program of developing film for customers opened photography to the masses, notably to the masses of female photographers who, with some outstanding exceptions, had been sidelined in the early history of...

Price: US$600 - US$900

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Signed by Edward Weston

2 volumes. Illustrated with photography of Edward Weston. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. Text printed on pale green paper. 30.5x23 cm (12x9"), photographically illustrated boards with leather spine labels. Unnumbered copy to match the limited edition. Signed by Edward Weston in green ink at the colophon. Weston made a tour of America in 1941 and 1942 to take the photographs for this edition...

Price: US$400 - US$600

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Signed photograph by Fred R. Archer

Toned gelatin silver print mounted in mat. Image area: 27.5x22 cm (10¾x8¾"); mat: 51x40.5 cm (20x16"). Titled and signed on mat by Fred R. Archer. Labels on reverse read "Exhibited at Camera Club New York, March 1938" and Exhibited and hung in the Photo Art Print Gallery, Monadnock Building, San Francisco, California...

Price: US$500 - US$800

Date: 4 Mar 2021

Walker Evans, Many Are Called 1st Edition in jacket

[14], 178 pp, With errata slip bound in. Introduction by James Agee. (Small 4to) original black cloth lettered in white, jacket. First Edition, first printing. Contemporaneous photographs with Agee and Evans' landmark Let Us Now Praise Famous Men. "The photographs are here made available for the first time in book form, together with Agee's eloquent and restrained introduction..." Previous owner's...

Price: US$400 - US$600

Date: 4 Mar 2021

A photograph of Sean Connery as James Bond '007' with the 'Goldfinger...

monochrome image, 29.5 x 19.5cm, mounted together with a signature of the actor in black marker on manila paper, framed and glazed, measuring 54 x 34cm overall. PHOTOGRAPHIE DE SEAN CONNERY EN JAMES BOND "007" AVEC L'ASTON MARTIN DB5 "GOLDFINGER" AU COL DE LA FURKA, MONTEE AVEC UN AUTOGRAPHE, image monochrome, 29, 5 x 19, 5 cm montée et assemblée avec une signature autographe de l'acteur, au...

Price: £800 - £1,200
ca. US$1,131 - US$1,697

Date: 10 Mar 2021

[Photographie] [1870] - FEUILLERAT (Louise) :...

[Photographie] [1870] - FEUILLERAT (Louise) : Guerre Franco Prusse. Ruines de Paris. [1870]. 12 photos albuminées originales, contre-collées au dos d'illustrations pleine page de : ROME (E.F) : Histoire de la Guerre entre la France et la Prusse 1870-1871. Douzième édition. Paris, Librairie nationale du siècle, J. Morey, 1872. Un volume. 15 par 23,5 cm. 512 pp. Gravures dans le texte. Demi-veau...

Price: €150 - €250
ca. US$181 - US$302

Date: 6 Mar 2021