Apr 19, 2018 - Sale 2474

Sale 2474 - Lot 321

Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
Together, 2 titles by the innovative and influential photographer, both signed and inscribed.
Moments Preserved.
Eight Essays in Photographs and Words. Introduction by Alexander Liberman. Illustrated with reproductions of Penn's color and black-and-white photographs. Large 4to, black-stamped cream cloth; printed dust jacket; original pictorial slipcase, faint soiling. Roth 158; Hasselblad 186. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PENN.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1960)
Worlds in a Small Room. By Irving Penn as an ambulant studio photographer. Small folio, black-stamped cream cloth; photo-pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PENN.
(New York): Grossman Publishers, (1974)

Additional Details

From the Library of Robert and Elodie Osborn. Both of these titles are warmly inscribed by Penn.