STEICHEN, E: Steichen: A Life in Photography

Steichen: A Life in Photography, front end pageSteichen, Edward. Steichen: A Life in Photography. Doubleday and the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1963. ISBN: 0691048738. Unmarked. Very Good in fair dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26436) $18.00

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Photographs and text by Edward Steichen. Includes a biographical outline. Illustrated end pages. 249 black and white plates. Measures 11.5×10 inches.

First edition, second printing (originally published in 1963 with duotone and color plates, this printing is in black and white only).

Edward Steichen (1879-1973) was the most frequently featured photographer in Alfred Stieglitz’ groundbreaking magazine Camera Work during its run from 1903 to 1917. Later he worked for Conde Nast magazines Vogue and Vanity Fair.

After World War II he became the Director of the Department of Photography at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.