Lot 65: ALVIN LANGDON COBURN (1882-1966) A group of 5 photogravures, including The Bridge--London from Camera Work Number 15, 3 plates from New
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
ALVIN LANGDON COBURN (1882-1966)
A group of 5 photogravures, including The Bridge--London from Camera Work Number 15, 3 plates from New York, and one from London. A compelling group of images from Coburn's iconic publications. Photogravures, the Camera Work plate image on tissue and measuring 8x6 3/8 inches (20.3x16.2 cm.), the sheet 11 5/8x8 1/4 inches (29.5x21 cm.), the original mount slightly larger; the remaining four images each approximately 8 3/4x6 3/4 inches (22.2x17.1 cm.), and smaller, tipped to the original mounts 16x12 inches (40.6x30.5 cm.). 1906, 1909-10
Includes The Park Row Building, The Knickerbocker Trust Company, and The Waterfront from New York, (published in 1910) and The British Lion from London (published in 1909).
WITH--Frederick Evans. Two photogravures from Camera Work Number 4, including Ely Cathedral and York Minster. 1903.