Sale 2466 - Icons & Images: Photographs & Photobooks, February 15, 2018

SIGNED BY ABBOTT 304 c    BERENICE ABBOTT. Changing New York. Text by Elizabeth McCausland. Illustrated with reproductions of Abbott’s iconic photographs of New York City. 4to, gilt-lettered blue cloth, lightly worn; pictorial dust jacket, light edgewear. Roth 100; Parr/Badger I 141; Hasselblad 130; Auer 276. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY ABBOTT. New York: E.P. Dutton and Company, Inc., (1939) [2,500/3,500] 305 c   EDWARD STEICHEN. Steichen: The Photographer. Text by Carl Sandburg. With full-page reproductions of photographs by Steichen, including a self-portrait frontispiece and much of Steichen’s classical imagery, printed in handsome sepia tones. 4to, black cloth with the gilt-lettered title on the front cover, lightly worn and soiled. Roth 54; Auer 143; Hasselblad 86. FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 925 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY STEICHEN AND SANDBURG. (New York): Harcourt, Brace, and Company, 1929 [1,500/2,500] 304