Oct 21, 2021 - Sale 2583

Sale 2583 - Lot 95

Price Realized: $ 16,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
DORIS ULMANN & JULIA PETERKIN. Roll, Jordan, Roll. Text by Julia Peterkin. A lavish title illustrated with 90 full-page, hand-pulled copper photogravures after photographs by Ulmann depicting formerly enslaved people and their descendants on the Gullah coastal region of South Carolina. Large 4to, 1/2 gilt-lettered white linen over embossed brown boards; overall the plates are clean and bright; top edge gilt. Roth 78; Parr/Badger I 135. ONE OF 350 COPIES SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY ULMANN AND PETERKIN ON THE COLOPHON. New York: Robert O. Ballou, (1933)