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    Sale 2110

    Fine Photobooks From An Important Private Collection

    10 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 182

    LISETTE MODEL

    Price Realised  

    LISETTE MODEL
    Lisette Model. Preface by Berenice Abbott. New York: Aperture, 1979.

    Quarto (380 x 301 mm). 51 black and white photographs. (Light browning in the margins.) Original photo-illustrated boards; original photo-illustrated dust-jacket (very light wear to the extremities); cloth slipcase. Provenance: Lisette Model (inscription to:) -- Arnold Newman (1918-2006), American photographer.

    FIRST EDITION OF MODEL'S FIRST BOOK. AN EXCELLENT ASSOCIATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY MODEL TO ARNOLD NEWMAN: "To a great photographer and friend Arnold. Lisette Model". 101 Books, pp.242-43.


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