Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
Steichen The Photographer by Carl Sandburg, 1929; Forty nine photogravures by Steichen in a bound book (First Edition); Signed (by both Steichen and Sandburg) and numbered 120/926; 12 1/4" x 9 1/4" (sheet, each); Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York; Provenance: Private Collection, Pennsylvania
Sale Price: $1,625
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Signed by both Steichen and Sandburg in ink and numbered 120 on second page. Binding is intact, some wear and light scuff marks to cover, gilt lettered title on front, pages are all yellowed, especially along the edges, commensurate with age. Photogravures are good, a few light scratches on "Bee on Sunflower"