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CAREL BLAZER
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CAREL BLAZER

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CAREL BLAZER

50 Jaar Bruynzeel 1897-1947 -- 50 Years of Bruynzeel 1897-1947. Text by Martin Redeke. Zaandam: Bruynzeel, 1947.

Quarto (314 x 240mm). 156 black and white photographs, and 25 colour illustrations. Original grey boards and grey cloth spine, front cover and spine lettered in gold, illustrated endpapers, original plain paper dust-jacket, original shipping carton (endpapers lightly browned, dust-jacket with a few short tears, carton crudely repaired with tape). Provenance: W. de Jong (signatures).

FIRST EDITION, IN THE RARE DUST-JACKET and in the original shipping carton. 'A fine early example of the way Dutch graphic designers eagerly grasped the opportunities that had been cut short by World War II'; Carel Blazer was 'a leading light in the Underground Camera and the radical GKf Group of documentary photographers' (The Photobook). Auer, p.325; The Photobook, vol. II, p.187.
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