RECOLLECTIONS: Ten Women of Photography.

By: (Abbott, Berenice; Door, Nell; et al). Mitchell, Margaretta K.

Price: $750.00

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SIGNED BY SEVERAL PHOTOGRAPHERS, INCLUDING BRASSAI AND LOTTE JACOBI - Quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide], black cloth titled in blind on the front cover & in gilt on the spine in a dust wrapper. The tail of the spine is chipped. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with the top edges of its panels & its rear fold chipped & with a tear to the top edge of the rear panel. 206 pages plus copyright page. Profuse full-page & textual photographic illustrations in black & white. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition. Inscribed and signed by five of the photographers who are subjects of the book--Lotte Jacobi, Carlotta Corpron, Barbara Morgan, Ruth Bernhard, Louise Dahl-Wolfe--and additionally signed by Brassai and by Cornell Capa, director of the International Center of Photography, New York City. [There is also an additional undeciphered signed inscription]. The book served as the catalogue for an exhibition held at the International Center of Photography which opened on September 21, 1979. Many of the photographers attended a preview of the Exhibition on September 20. Capa would have been present as director of the Institute and Brassai was in New York and London for retrospectives honoring him on his 80th birthday. The other five photographers covered in the book are Berenice Abbott, Nell Dorr, Toni Frissell, Laura Gilpin and Consuelo Kanaga. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: RECOLLECTIONS: Ten Women of Photography.

Author Name: (Abbott, Berenice; Door, Nell; et al). Mitchell, Margaretta K.

Categories: Photography,

Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, (1979).: (1979).

Book Condition: Very good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37273

Keywords: PHOTOGRAPHY; WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS; RECOLLECTIONS:TEN WOMEN OF PHOTOGRAPHY; MARGARETTA K. MITCHELL; BERENICE ABBOTT; RUTH BERNHARD; CARLOTTA M. CORPRON; LOUISE DAHL-WOLFE; NELL DORR; TONI FRISSELL; LAURA GILPIN; LOTTE JACOBI; CONSUELO KANAGA; BARBARA MORGA