With an introduction by John Szarkowski.New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1971 Stock Code: 105046
Rare inscribed copyFirst edition, first printing, inscribed by the photographer "To John Wilmerding, with pleasure, with respect, Walker Evans, Oct. 1972, Hanover" on the front free endpaper, and with an original photograph of Walker Evans laid-in at the rear. The recipient was the former senior curator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and professor emeritus of American Art at Princeton University. Scarce inscribed.
Quarto. Original pale green cloth, titles to front board and spine in grey, grey endpapers. With dust jacket.
Illustrated throughout with photographs.
Faint sporadic foxing to edges; an excellent copy in the jacket with some light rubbing and faint creases to extremities.
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