A Life in Photography. Published in collaboration with The Museum of Modern Art.
£50.00
New York: Doubleday & Company Inc. 1963.

Second printing. This copy differs from the first printing in two ways: the two photographs reproduced in colour and duotone in the original edition appear as black and white reproductions and the endpapers are plain, not patterned. 4to. Unpaginated, approximately pp. [282]. 249 black and white photographic illustrations. Edward Steichen, 1879-1973, is one of the most important figures in the history of photography. During his active career, which lasted over half the life span of photography, he was renowned as an artist, fashion photographer, curator, writer, and technical innovator. He was also a passionate advocate for photography as an art form. Original black cloth, gilt lettered spine and upper cover. Black illustrated dust-jacket with white lettering, slightly rubbed, small tear to lower corner.