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Sale 2506 Lot 23
BARON ADOLF DE MEYER, et alia.
CAMERA WORK. Number 24 * CAMERA WORK. Number 40.
Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. Together, 2 complete issues with 24 plates, comprising 7 by De Meyer, one by Wilmerding, and 2 by Rey in No. 24; and 14 photogravures by De Meyer in No. 40. 4tos, original gray wrappers, chipped and creased; the lower portion of backstrip perished and the front cover and endpaper mostly detached in No. 40; offsetting throughout.
New York, 1908 and 1912
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500
From the Library of James Newberry.
The issues are originally from the Collection of Stieglitz's brother, Julius Stieglitz (1867-1937), a noted Chicago chemist and esteemed long-term faculty member at the University of Chicago. They were acquired from Hanzel Gallery, Chicago, Illinois in the late 1960s-early 1970s.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $4,500