Apr 19, 2016 - Sale 2411

Sale 2411 - Lot 159

Estimate: $ 7,000 - $ 10,000
Center for Photographic Studies Invitational Portfolio One. With 18 (of 18) photographs, including works by Ralph Eugene Meatyard, Minor White, Emmet Gowin, and others. The portfolio was produced the year Meatyard died, and it is dedicated to him. Silver prints (15), photostatic prints (2), and a C-print (one), sizes ranging from 4 3/4x4 1/4 to 7 1/2x9 1/2 inches (12.1x10.8 to 19.1x24.1 cm.), and the reverse, all but 2 with the photographers' signatures, and some with the dates and an edition notation, in pencil or in ink, on mounts recto or verso; the White and Gowin with the photographers' hand stamps, on mount verso, and each with the Portfolio hand stamp, on mount verso. Silver-stamped black boards box, lightly worn; the colophon with the edition notation 109/120, in ink; contents loose as issued. Louisville, Kentucky, 1972