Photographs of Mexico.
First edition, first printing, number 146 of 1,000 copies, signed by the photographer at the foot of his prefatory note. “It is seductive photography, beautifully printed and presented in a handsome volume, an exemplary combination of modernist angles with pictorialist values” (Parr & Badger).
Quarto. Original black leather spine, hessian boards with embossed lettering in black, untrimmed. With the publisher’s black card slipcase with embossed lettering on front. 25 photogravure plates from photographs. A little wear to extremities of slipcase and spine of binding, scattered foxing. A very good copy.
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