Lot 521: Lambert (Herbert). Modern British Composers, Seventeen Portraits... , with Foreword on Contemporary British Music by Eugene Goossens, 1st edition, 1923, 17 tipped-in photogravure plates, inner hinges cracked, original cloth-backed gilt-titled boards in matching yellow dust jacket titled in black, boards a little faded at lower margin, dust jacket somewhat rubbed and soiled, folio, together with L'Arte nella Fotografia. Prima esposizione internazionale di fotografia ottica e cinematografi, primavera 1923, Torino, 1st edition, Milan & Rome, 1924, 78 tipped-in plates (including 1 colour), all correct as listed, 15 illustrations with some corner creasing to lower left corners, pages uncut, original boards, some soiling and wear with corner loss and spine deficient, folio, (limited edition 200/1300). The publication of the first International Exposition of Photography in Turin, Italy, is illustrated with tipped-in photogravures of mostly Italian photographers, but also includes works by Drtikol, E.O. Hoppe, Marcus Adams, Perschied, Herbert Lambert, and others. (2)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction September 2015
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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