Portfolio IV, What Majestic Word, In Memory of Russell Varian (1940-63)
San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1963. gelatin silver prints. Lacking Plates IV and XV. Each signed in ink on the mount; numbered 196 in red ink and portfolio label affixed to the reverse of the mount. Each contained in paper folder with printed plate number (I-III, V-XIV) and excerpts from writings and poems by Russell Harrison Varian and John O. Varian. Varying sizes from 7 x 7¾in. (17.8 x 19.7cm.) to 9 x 11½in. (22.8 x 29.3cm.) Title page; introduction by Dorothy Varian; list of plates; and colophon numbered in red ink. Number 196 from the limited edition of 260 (250 available for sale). Folding folio case.