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    Sale 2506 | Lot 32
    Price Realized: $17,500With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2506 Lot 32

      ALFRED STIEGLITZ.
      CAMERA WORK, Number 36.
      Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. A seminal issue, complete with 17 photogravures, 16 after Stieglitz's photographs, including his iconic image The Steerage. 4to, original printed gray wrappers; backstrip perished; front cover and flyleaf detached; the gravures clean and richly printed.

      WITH--Camera Work Number 36. 4to, original printed gray wrappers; lacks all 17 plates.
      New York, 1911

      Estimate $18,000 - 22,000

      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.

      The City of Ambition * The City Across the River * The Ferry Boat * The Mauretania * Lower Manhattan * Old and New New York * The Aeroplane * A Dirigible * The Steerage * Excavating--New York * The Swimming Lesson * The Pool--Deal * The Hand of Man * In the New York Central Yards * The Terminal * Spring Showers, New York * Picasso drawing.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $17,500