Atget, Eugene (preface By Pierre Mac Orlan)
Title Atget Photographe De Paris
Book Condition Very Good+
Edition First Edition
Size 8 1/2" x 10 3/4"
Publisher New York E.Weyhe 1930
Seller ID 027374
96pgs. Burgundy Silk covered boards, embossed gilt lettering. Prev.owner signature on the front endpapers, as well as a partially erased date (January 1938). 96 gravure plates plus a frontispiece photo of Atget by Berenice Abbott. There is light fading to the spine and lettering, offsetting to the front free endpaper, with even toning to the pages. A tiny nick is present on the bottom of the spine edge, and there are two small chips on the foldout-lettepress booklet in the rear. Otherwise the corners are sharp, the yellow top edge is clean. An attractive, well preserved copy of this landmark book of modern photography.
Photography Atget 19th Century 20th Century