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FINE PHOTOGRAPHS & PHOTOBOOKS

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

416 lots | 392 with images

December 11, 2012

Live Auction

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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FRITH, FRANCIS (1822-1898) Group of 15 photographs of Egypt, including landscapes and ruins, many with human figures.

Lot 1: FRITH, FRANCIS (1822-1898) Group of 15 photographs of Egypt, including landscapes and ruins, many with human figures.

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Description: FRITH, FRANCIS (1822-1898) Group of 15 photographs of Egypt, including landscapes and ruins, many with human figures. Albumen prints, each approximately 9x6 1/4 inches (22.9x15.9 cm.), and the reverse, flush mounted to card; each with Frith's signature in the negative, and one with the location and date. Circa 1857-1859

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(HOLY LAND & GREECE) bonfils, felix Album with 34 photographs, including

Lot 2: (HOLY LAND & GREECE) bonfils, felix Album with 34 photographs, including "The Wailing Wall," comprising 19 of Palestine, Egypt & Syria,

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Description: (HOLY LAND & GREECE) bonfils, felix/span Album with 34 photographs, including "The Wailing Wall," comprising 19 of Palestine, Egypt & Syria, many attributed to Bonfils, plus 15 of Greece and Corfu by an unidentified photographer. Albumen prints, most are 7x9 inches (17.8x22.9 cm.), or the reverse, each with a handwritten caption on mount recto. Oblong folio, gilt-pictorial and lettered morocco, front cover and several leaves detached; all edges gilt. 1879

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(EGYPT) antonio beato (circa 1832-1906) Binder containing 75 largely unmounted photographs of ancient Egyptian sites in various sizes a

Lot 3: (EGYPT) antonio beato (circa 1832-1906) Binder containing 75 largely unmounted photographs of ancient Egyptian sites in various sizes a

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Description: (EGYPT) antonio beato (circa 1832-1906)/span Binder containing 75 largely unmounted photographs of ancient Egyptian sites in various sizes and formats, many by Beato, with 16 additional 20th-century snapshots of tourists posing at these same ancient locations more than 100 years later. Albumen (66) and silver (9) prints, 14x10 inches (35.6x25.4 cm.), and smaller, though most are 9x7 inches (22.9x17.8 cm.), and the reverse, 26 with Beato's signature in the negative; plus 16 chromogenic prints of an American family "in situ," in addition to an albumen print of a French industrial exposition. 1880s-1900s

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(EGYPT) sébah, pascal An album titled

Lot 4: (EGYPT) sébah, pascal An album titled "Egypt, Vol. I,"

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Description: (EGYPT) sébah, pascal/span An album titled "Egypt, Vol. I," with 44 photographs, many architectural, including the Pyramids and palaces, plus studies of local residents, statuary, camels (including a skeleton), and ancient ruins. Albumen prints, sizes ranging from 5 7/8x8 to 10 3/8x13 3/4 inches (14.9x20.3 to 26.4x34 cm.), and the reverse, 16 with Sébah's credit, the title, and the negative number, and 10 with just the title and negative number, in the negative; several with later captions, on mount recto. Oblong folio, gilt-lettered leather, lightly worn. Circa 1880

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SALZMANN, AUGUSTE (1824-1872) Jerusalem.

Lot 5: SALZMANN, AUGUSTE (1824-1872) Jerusalem.

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Description: SALZMANN, AUGUSTE (1824-1872) Jerusalem. Salted paper print, 13x9 1/4 inches (33x23.5 cm.), mounted, with the number 86, in the negative. 1856

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HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) Miss Murray.

Lot 6: HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) Miss Murray.

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Description: HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) Miss Murray. Salted paper print from a calotype negative, 8 1/8x 6 1/8 inches (20.6x15.5 cm.), on the original mount; each corner is trimmed. 1843-1848

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HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) King Fisher, Newhaven.

Lot 7: HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) King Fisher, Newhaven.

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Description: HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS (1802-1870) & ADAMSON, ROBERT (1821-1848) King Fisher, Newhaven. Salted paper print from a calotype negative, 7 1/2x5 1/2 inches (19.1x14 cm.). Circa 1845

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(CASED IMAGE) Half-plate ambrotype depicting a bustling and choreographed outdoor market scene apparently in Mexico,

Lot 8: (CASED IMAGE) Half-plate ambrotype depicting a bustling and choreographed outdoor market scene apparently in Mexico,

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Description: (CASED IMAGE) Half-plate ambrotype depicting a bustling and choreographed outdoor market scene apparently in Mexico, including a boy unloading water from a wagon, men standing atop a cart, several well-dressed young women, and unassuming folks posing for the cameraman; in the Washington Monument, Richmond, Virginia thermoplastic case. Circa 1857

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HESLER, ALEXANDER (1829-1895)/AYRES, GEORGE Portrait of Abraham Lincoln.

Lot 9: HESLER, ALEXANDER (1829-1895)/AYRES, GEORGE Portrait of Abraham Lincoln.

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Description: HESLER, ALEXANDER (1829-1895)/AYRES, GEORGE Portrait of Abraham Lincoln. Albumen print, 7 1/2x6 inches (19.1x15.2 cm.), flush mounted, with Ayres's signature, in ink, on mount verso. 1860; printed circa 1881

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(SALTED PAPER PRINT) Portrait of Armed Civil War Militia Officers (possibly from either Massachusetts or New York).

Lot 10: (SALTED PAPER PRINT) Portrait of Armed Civil War Militia Officers (possibly from either Massachusetts or New York).

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Description: (SALTED PAPER PRINT) Portrait of Armed Civil War Militia Officers (possibly from either Massachusetts or New York). Mammoth salted paper print with a gouache background, 16 3/4x19 1/2 inches (42.5x49.5 cm.), on the original mount. Circa 1861

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O'SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY H. (circa 1840-1882)

Lot 11: O'SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY H. (circa 1840-1882) "Historic Spanish Record of the Conquest, South Side of Inscription Rock, N.M. No. 3."

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Description: O'SULLIVAN, TIMOTHY H. (circa 1840-1882) "Historic Spanish Record of the Conquest, South Side of Inscription Rock, N.M. No. 3." Albumen print, 7 7/8x10 3/4 inches (20x27.3 cm.), on the original two-toned Wheeler Survey mount, with O'Sullivan's printed credit, title, number, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers geological survey credit, on mount recto. 1873

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MORAN, JOHN (1829-1902)

Lot 12: MORAN, JOHN (1829-1902) "At Bedford Springs" * "On the Brandywine." Together, 2

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Description: MORAN, JOHN (1829-1902) "At Bedford Springs" * "On the Brandywine." Together, 2 photographs. Oval-format and arch-topped albumen prints mounted recto/verso, 7 1/2x9 1/2 and 6 1/4x8 1/4 inches (19.1x24.1 and 15.9x21 cm.); on the original mount, each with a handwritten caption below the image, one with the notation "Moran." Circa 1866

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(CIRCUS) Group of 18 photographs of performers, including a circassian beauty, small people

Lot 13: (CIRCUS) Group of 18 photographs of performers, including a circassian beauty, small people

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Description: (CIRCUS) Group of 18 photographs of performers, including a circassian beauty, small people (including 2 variant portraits of Admiral Dot), a bearded lady (Madam Squires), an armless musician, and more. Cartes-de-visite (9), cabinet cards (7), a real photo postcard, and a silver print measuring 4 3/4x6 1/2 inches (12.1x16.5 cm.), many with printed caption information or the photographer's imprint; 2 signed by the subject on mount verso; 3 by Eisenmann. 1860s-1930s

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Lot 14: (CIRCUS) "Miss Dollie Dutton, 'The Little Fairy'" ("The smallest girl in the world of her age, 9 years old, 26 inches high,

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Description: (CIRCUS) "Miss Dollie Dutton, 'The Little Fairy'" ("The smallest girl in the world of her age, 9 years old, 26 inches high, and weighing only 13 pounds. And her sister, Ettie, and father, David"), by Wyman & Co., Boston. Oval salted paper print, 8 1/2x6 1/2 inches (21.6x16.5 cm.), on the original mount, with a printed title and Wyman's credit on mount recto. Circa 1859

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MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD (1830-1904) Circus equestrian, from Animal Locomotion, plate 634.

Lot 15: MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD (1830-1904) Circus equestrian, from Animal Locomotion, plate 634.

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Description: MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD (1830-1904) Circus equestrian, from Animal Locomotion, plate 634. Collotype, 7 5/8x15 3/8 inches (19.4x39.1 cm.), with Muybridge's printed credit, title, date, and plate number 634, on the two-toned sheet. 1887

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CAMERON, JULIA MARGARET (1815-1879) Mary Spring-Rice O'Brien.

Lot 16: CAMERON, JULIA MARGARET (1815-1879) Mary Spring-Rice O'Brien.

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Description: CAMERON, JULIA MARGARET (1815-1879) Mary Spring-Rice O'Brien. Oval albumen print, 7 7/8x5 3/4 inches (20x14.6 cm.), on the original Colnaghi mount with the blindstamp and a gold border. 1867

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ANNAN, THOMAS (1829-1887)

Lot 17: ANNAN, THOMAS (1829-1887) "Close No. 128 Saltmarket [from the 'Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow' series]."

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Description: ANNAN, THOMAS (1829-1887) "Close No. 128 Saltmarket [from the 'Old Closes and Streets of Glasgow' series]." Carbon print, 11 1/4x9 inches (28.6x22.9 cm.), with plate number 32 and a printed caption on mount recto. 1868-1877

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(JAPAN) Fascinating and detailed album with over 100 hand-colored images of Japan, including many occupationals of

Lot 18: (JAPAN) Fascinating and detailed album with over 100 hand-colored images of Japan, including many occupationals of

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Description: (JAPAN) Fascinating and detailed album with over 100 hand-colored images of Japan, including many occupationals of geishas, acrobats, silk merchants, sake shops, temples, boating outings, and kimono-making, as well as street views from Yokohama, Nagasaki, and Tokyo. Hand-colored albumen prints, with approximately 23 measuring 10 1/2x8 1/4 inches (26.7x21 cm.) and 90 measuring 5x3 1/4 inches (12.7x8.3 cm.), and the reverse, mounted on light pink board with the small images on the left and the larger-format on the right; all but 2 with period captions, in ink, in English, below the image, as well as one with a caption in the negative and another with a printed caption, many faded; with the original tissue. Oblong folio, black lacquer covers depicting a figure in a cart with pearl inlay and gilt highlights and a gilt dragonfly with flora on verso, small chips to edges and backstrip nearly fully perished. 1880s

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FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898) A beautifully hand-colored album with 66 views of Japanese cities,

Lot 19: FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898) A beautifully hand-colored album with 66 views of Japanese cities,

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Description: FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898)/span A beautifully hand-colored album with 66 views of Japanese cities, the landscape, agriculture, and small towns, as well as just a couple occupational views, including the Farsari & Co. title page with a collaged set of images. Hand-colored albumen prints, each measuring approximately 7 1/2x9 1/2 inches (19.1x24.1 cm.), and the reverse, all with a caption, in English, and an inventory number in the negative, foxing near the front and rear of the volume; with the original tissue guards, most torn. Oblong folio, red lacquer covers with 2 elegant birds and a tree; leather backstrip, worn; all edges gilt. 1890s

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FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898) Beautiful red lacquer album with a rare pictorial relief of a geisha, with 50 hand-colored Jap

Lot 20: FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898) Beautiful red lacquer album with a rare pictorial relief of a geisha, with 50 hand-colored Jap

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Description: FARSARI & CO. adolfo farsari (1841-1898)/span Beautiful red lacquer album with a rare pictorial relief of a geisha, with 50 hand-colored Japanese studies, including street scenes throughout Tokyo, Nikko, Yokohama, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe, and Nagasaki, occupational portraits, and studies of geishas. Hand-colored albumen prints, 8x10 1/4 inches (20.3x26 cm.), and the reverse, with a caption and inventory number in the negative; original tissue guards, foxed and/or creased. Folio, period red lacquer highlighted with gilt, ivory and mother-of-pearl inlay; leather backstrip; all edges gilt. 1890s

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USUI, SHUZABURO (active circa 1877-1894), attributed to Pair of accordion-fold Japanese albums with a total of 74 delicately hand-color

Lot 21: USUI, SHUZABURO (active circa 1877-1894), attributed to Pair of accordion-fold Japanese albums with a total of 74 delicately hand-color

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Description: USUI, SHUZABURO (active circa 1877-1894), attributed to/span Pair of accordion-fold Japanese albums with a total of 74 delicately hand-colored photographs; the first with 50 prints, comprising 25 views and 25 portraits, and the second with 24 scenes of villages, studies of geishas, and other marvelous occupationals. Hand-colored albumen prints, 7 3/4x10 1/4 inches (19.7x26 cm.), and the reverse; with the original tissue guards, which are generally creased. Oblong folios, cloth-covered wooden boards, edgewear. Circa 1880

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(JAPAN.) captain brinkley Japan, Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Volumes 1-10.

Lot 22: (JAPAN.) captain brinkley Japan, Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Volumes 1-10.

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Description: (JAPAN.) captain brinkley/span Japan, Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Volumes 1-10. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars. Edited by Captain F. Brinkley of Tokyo, Japan. With an Essay on Japanese Art by Kakuzo Okakura. With 60 medium-format hand-colored albumen photographs on colored paper, 200 small-format hand-colored photographs mounted within the text, 10 color collotype plates, and 20 xylographic prints. Folios (10), each with colorful pictorial cloth and tassel ties, lightly rubbed. edition de luxe, one of 750 copies./span Boston, Massachusetts: J.B. Millet Company, (1897)

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(HAWAII) Group of 8 picturesque photographs, including views of Diamond Head, Kealakekua Bay,

Lot 23: (HAWAII) Group of 8 picturesque photographs, including views of Diamond Head, Kealakekua Bay,

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Description: (HAWAII) Group of 8 picturesque photographs, including views of Diamond Head, Kealakekua Bay, Lao Valley (Maui), the landing at Lauprahoehoe, Crater Haloakala, Hilo, and more. Albumen prints, each approximately 5 1/2x9 inches (14x22.9 cm.), 5 are dry mounted to later mounts. 1880s

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(THAILAND) Portrait of Rama V (King of Siam) by Francis Chit.

Lot 24: (THAILAND) Portrait of Rama V (King of Siam) by Francis Chit.

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Description: (THAILAND) Portrait of Rama V (King of Siam) by Francis Chit. Albumen print, 10 1/2x8 1/4 inches (26.7x21 cm.), with the notations "King of Siam in State," in ink, on mount recto and notations, in pencil, on mount verso. 1873

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(CHINA) radiguet & fils Group of 4 rare stereoviews of Canton, including the Imperial College, a street view,

Lot 25: (CHINA) radiguet & fils Group of 4 rare stereoviews of Canton, including the Imperial College, a street view,

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Description: (CHINA) radiguet & fils/span Group of 4 rare stereoviews of Canton, including the Imperial College, a street view, a Chinese lady and attendants, and Joss House. Albumen prints with rounded corners, each print approximately 3 inches (7.6 cm.) square, on the Views in China mount with the title, and all but one with a caption; 2 with the Radiguet & Fils hand stamp on mount verso. 1858-1859

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(CHINA) Group of 8 photographs of Tientsin, China, including a snowy landscape, a harbor, a fort, and landscapes with architecture.

Lot 26: (CHINA) Group of 8 photographs of Tientsin, China, including a snowy landscape, a harbor, a fort, and landscapes with architecture.

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Description: (CHINA) Group of 8 photographs of Tientsin, China, including a snowy landscape, a harbor, a fort, and landscapes with architecture. Albumen prints, sizes ranging from approximately 7 1/2x9 1/2 to 8x10 1/4 inches (19.1x24.1 to 20.3x26 cm.), mounted. 1885-1895

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(CHINA) Two-part panorama of Hong Kong's harbor and buildings.

Lot 27: (CHINA) Two-part panorama of Hong Kong's harbor and buildings.

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Description: (CHINA) Two-part panorama of Hong Kong's harbor and buildings. Albumen prints, each print approximately 8 1/4x11 1/4 inches (21x28.6 cm.), overall size approximately 8 1/4x22 3/4 inches (21x57.8 cm.), unmounted. Circa 1870

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FLOYD, WILLIAM PRYOR (active 1866-1875) A sweeping two-part panorama of the area known as

Lot 28: FLOYD, WILLIAM PRYOR (active 1866-1875) A sweeping two-part panorama of the area known as "Central," in Hong Kong, China.

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Description: FLOYD, WILLIAM PRYOR (active 1866-1875) A sweeping two-part panorama of the area known as "Central," in Hong Kong, China. Albumen prints, each print approximately 8 1/2x11 1/4 inches (21.6x28.6 cm.), overall size 8 1/2x22 inches (21.6x55.9 cm.), unmounted, with period handwritten notations "Finance View, Hong Kong," in pencil, on verso. 1868-1875

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BURGESS, EDWARD. American and English Yachts: Illustrating and Describing the Most Famous English Yachts Now Sailing in American and En

Lot 29: BURGESS, EDWARD. American and English Yachts: Illustrating and Describing the Most Famous English Yachts Now Sailing in American and En

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Description: BURGESS, EDWARD. American and English Yachts: Illustrating and Describing the Most Famous English Yachts Now Sailing in American and English Waters. With 50 rich photogravure plates (containing a total of 54 images) of schooners, steamers, sloops, cat boats, cutters, and yawls from N. L. Stebbins's original negatives. Oblong 4o, gilt-lettered morocco, restored; light foxing on preliminaries, small tear on front free endpaper, but overall contents tight; all edges gilt. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1897)

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LOMEN BROTHERS Pair of photographs depicting the Eskimo of Alaska's Kaviagamutes Wolf Dancers.

Lot 30: LOMEN BROTHERS Pair of photographs depicting the Eskimo of Alaska's Kaviagamutes Wolf Dancers.

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Description: LOMEN BROTHERS Pair of photographs depicting the Eskimo of Alaska's Kaviagamutes Wolf Dancers. Warm-toned silver prints, 9 3/8x7 3/8 inches (23.8x18.7 cm.), and the reverse, each with the Lomen Brothers's credit, negative number, and caption, in the negative. 1905

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LUMMIS, CHARLES (1859-1928) Group of 29 photographs of the southwestern United States, including images of pueblos, miners, landscapes,

Lot 31: LUMMIS, CHARLES (1859-1928) Group of 29 photographs of the southwestern United States, including images of pueblos, miners, landscapes,

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Description: LUMMIS, CHARLES (1859-1928) Group of 29 photographs of the southwestern United States, including images of pueblos, miners, landscapes, jewelry, and architecture, as well as a self-portrait. Cyanotypes, sizes ranging from 4 1/4x3 5/8 to 7 1/4x4 3/8 inches (10.8x9.2 to 18.4x11.1 cm.), and the reverse, most with a combination of Lummis's credit, date, inventory number, or a caption (16), in the negative. 1888-1891

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RINEHART, F.A. (1861-1928) Select group of 9 photographs, including warriors, women, and children.

Lot 32: RINEHART, F.A. (1861-1928) Select group of 9 photographs, including warriors, women, and children.

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Description: RINEHART, F.A. (1861-1928) Select group of 9 photographs, including warriors, women, and children. Silver prints, each approximately 9x7 inches (22.9x17.8 cm.), and the reverse, each with Rinehart's signature, title, copyright date, and inventory number, in the negative. 1898-1899

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CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952)

Lot 33: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "Vash Gon--Jicarilla."

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Description: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "Vash Gon--Jicarilla." Platinum print, 19x9 1/4 inches (48.3x23.5 cm.), with Curtis's signature, in ink, and his embossed copyright blind stamp, on recto; framed. 1904

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CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952)

Lot 34: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "The Vanishing Race."

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Description: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "The Vanishing Race." Orotone, 7 1/2x9 1/2 inches (19.1x24.1 cm.), with Curtis's signature and copyright, in gold ink, in the plate; in Curtis's original bat-wing frame. 1904

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CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952)

Lot 35: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "Jacarilla Women."

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Description: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) "Jacarilla Women." Silver print on textured linen paper, 12x16 3/8 inches (30.5x42 cm.), with Curtis's signature, in ink, on recto. 1904

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CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) Native American portrait (Oglala Sioux Woman?).

Lot 36: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) Native American portrait (Oglala Sioux Woman?).

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Description: CURTIS, EDWARD S. (1868-1952) Native American portrait (Oglala Sioux Woman?). Platinum print, 7 5/8x5 1/2 inches (19.4x14 cm.), with Curtis's signature, in ink, and embossed copyright blind stamp, on print recto, and with his inventory number in the negative; with the copyright label on mount verso. 1907

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CURTIS, EDWARD S. The North American Indian. Volumes XIII and XIV (unbound).

Lot 37: CURTIS, EDWARD S. The North American Indian. Volumes XIII and XIV (unbound).

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Description: CURTIS, EDWARD S. The North American Indian. Volumes XIII and XIV (unbound). With a total of 74 small-format photogravures. Volume 13 lavishly illustrated with 36 (of 75) sepia-toned photogravure plates on vellum and Volume 14 with 38 (of 75) photogravure plates on Van Gelder paper; each lacking several text pages. Roth 36; Parr/Badger I 73; Hasselbad 48; Auer 94. (Norwood, Massachusetts): (The Plimpton Press), (1924)

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POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Water lilies.

Lot 38: POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Water lilies.

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Description: POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Water lilies. Platinum print, 7x4 1/2 inches (17.8x11.4 cm.), with Post's signature, in pencil, on recto. Circa 1900

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POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Beach and sea * Tree with snow.

Lot 39: POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Beach and sea * Tree with snow.

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Description: POST, WILLIAM B. (1857-1921) Beach and sea * Tree with snow. Together, two photographs. Platinum prints, 4 1/4x6 1/4 and 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches (11.4x16.5 and 24.1x19.1 cm.), each with Post's signature, in pencil, on print recto; the second tipped to a dark gray mount with notations, in pencil, in an unknown hand, on verso. Circa 1900 and 1897

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CAMERA WORK. Number 5.

Lot 40: CAMERA WORK. Number 5.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 5. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. Illustrated with 3 photogravures and 3 halftones after photographs by Robert Demachy, and a photogravure each after photographs by Prescott Adamson and Frank Eugene. 4to, original gray wrappers, small chips to edges, text block detached from binding; internally clean and bright; former owner's inscription. New York, 1904

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CAMERA WORK. Number 6.

Lot 41: CAMERA WORK. Number 6.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 6. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 8 (of 8) photogravures, comprising 6 after works by Alvin Langdon Coburn and 2 by Will Cadby. 4to, original gray wrappers, areas of loss, chips and tears; offsetting throughout (not affecting images), a few leaves creased at the lower edge; plates crisp and clean. New York, 1904

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CAMERA WORK. Number 9.

Lot 42: CAMERA WORK. Number 9.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 9. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. Illustrated with 10 (of 10) photogravures, comprising 5 after works by Clarence H. White, an Eduard J. Steichen portrait of White, and 4 after photographs by Eva Watson-Schütz. 4to, original gray wrappers, front cover detached, chips and tears; soiling throughout (not affecting plates). New York, 1905

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CAMERA WORK. Number 10.

Lot 43: CAMERA WORK. Number 10.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 10. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 12 of (12) plates, comprising 10 photogravures after works by Gertrude Käsebier and 2 reproductions by Yarnall Abbott. 4to, original gray wrappers, chipped, front cover detached from text block; mounts foxed; the Käseiber plates in excellent condition. New York, 1905

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CAMERA WORK. Number 11.

Lot 44: CAMERA WORK. Number 11.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 11. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 11 (of 11) plates, comprising 6 after works by David Octavius Hill, 2 after Eduard J. Steichen, one after Robert Demachy, and 2 by A. Horsley Hinton. 4to, original gray wrappers, creased, with tears and chips; partially uncut, scattered foxing and soiling throughout (not affecting plates). New York, 1905

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CAMERA WORK. Number 13.

Lot 45: CAMERA WORK. Number 13.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 13. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 12 (of 12) photogravures, comprising 3 by Hugo Hennenberg, 4 by Henrich Kühn, and 5 by Hans Watzek, in addition to the wonderful poster designed by Eduard J. Steichen. New York, 1906

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CAMERA WORK. Number 15.

Lot 46: CAMERA WORK. Number 15.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 15. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 9 (of 9) plates, comprising 6 photogravures after works by Alvin Langdon Coburn, one after an autochrome by Eduard J. Steichen, and 2 after George Seeley. 4to, original gray wrappers, small chips and tears; partially uncut. New York, 1906

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CAMERA WORK. Number 16.

Lot 47: CAMERA WORK. Number 16.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 16. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. Illustrated with 12 (of 12) plates, comprising 3 photogravures and 4 halftones after photographs by Robert Demachy, 3 halftones after C. Puyo, and a halftone and a photogravure after Renée Le Bégue. 4to, original gray wrappers, small chips to edges, text block detached from binding; internally clean and bright; former owner's inscription. New York, 1906

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LUMIÈRE, AUGUSTE (1862-1954) & LOUIS (1864-1948) A charming autochrome depicting two children playing a board game.

Lot 48: LUMIÈRE, AUGUSTE (1862-1954) & LOUIS (1864-1948) A charming autochrome depicting two children playing a board game.

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Description: LUMIÈRE, AUGUSTE (1862-1954) & LOUIS (1864-1948) A charming autochrome depicting two children playing a board game. Autochrome, 4 1/4x5 1/2 inches (10.8x14 cm.), in a passe-partout paper frame by R. Dechavanne measuring 8 1/4x10 1/2 inches (21x26.7 cm.), with the A. Lumière & ses fils printed credit as well as Dechavanne's credit, on the frame recto. Circa 1907

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CAMERA WORK. Number 22.

Lot 49: CAMERA WORK. Number 22.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 22. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 3 (of 3) reproductions of Eduard J. Steichen's autochromes. 4to, original gray wrappers, chips, loss along backstrip; partially uncut. New York, 1908

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CAMERA WORK. Number 23.

Lot 50: CAMERA WORK. Number 23.

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Description: CAMERA WORK. Number 23. Edited by Alfred Stieglitz. With 16 (of 16) photogravures after works by Clarence H. White. 4to, original gray wrappers, loss on front cover, lacks backstrip; tissue guards creased, partially uncut; plates crisp and clean. New York, 1908

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