Photography Books and Magazines. Iceland to Israel.
91. Iceland. Host, Ada & Ragnar Stefansson. Island/Iceland: Views and Scenes. Bokautgafan Skjaldbreid, Reykjavik, n.d. [ca. 1955]. Binding a bit loose, dj chipped and worn, $10.
91a. Image. Volume 16, No. 2. June 1973. Journal of Photography and Motion Pictures of the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House. This issue contains: British Masters of the Albumen Print, an exhibition review with selected images by Roger Fenton, William Lake Price, Julia Margaret Cameron, Antoine Claudet (portrait or self-portrait), et al.; Preservation and Restoration of Glass Plate Negatives by Jose Orraca; Book Detective Cameras by Eaton S. Lothrop, Jr.; James Agee as film critic by Bruce F. Hardy; The Language of Film by Josef von Sternberg. Also includes list of books received, list of films received including many titles by Georges Melies; exhibitions; slide service; continuation of synoptic catalog of the collections; and list of exhibits available for loan. Fine. $10.
91.1. Infinity (Journal of the American Society of Magazine Photographers), April 1969. Volume 18, No. 4. [Issue on the theme of Photography Education. Articles include: Photographic Education: Inside the Elephant by Ralph Hattersley; Columbia U. and Kodak U by John Durniak on the Columbia Yearbook and Education with Eastman Kodak; Ansel Adams Workshop; Famous Photographers School; University of Florida; University of New Mexico; and School of Visual Arts. Illustrated with photographs by Ron Tunison, Wayne Gravning, J.E. Cakebread; Robert W. Arnold; H.H.A. Verheyden, Kenneth Phillips, Bert Broesel, Amy Mahar, Robert Levin, Alan Brown, Susan Bailey, Maurice Sanchez, Hugo B.D. Hamilton, Mehdei Khonsari, Kim Smith, and John Shearer. Address imprint of original recipient on rear cover, vg+, scarce. $20.
91.2. Infinity (Journal of the American Society of Magazine Photographers), May 1968. Volume 17, No. 5. [Featuring portfolios by David Vestal, David Rosenfeld, and Joel Peter Witkin, plus articles: Photography-Fact or Artifact by Charles Reynolds (review of Photography as Printmaking Exhibit at Museum of Modern Art, New York) and Intention and Reality: A Journey into Darkest Photography by Nathan Resnick.] Near fine with imprint address of original recipient at bottom of cover. Particularly notable for the early examples of Witkin's imagery. $25.
91.3. Infinity, June 1969. Vol. 18, No. 6. Published by American Society of Magazine Photographers. This issue features Japanese photographers. Portfolio on Hiro, Photographer of the Year; portfolio on Yoichi Okamoto, a special citation; also visit with Ben Rose; ASMP Symposium on photographers in TV and Film. Very good with crease on cover. $15.
91.4. Infinity. 10 issues of scarce and collectible photography magazine, Infinity, published by ASMP.Except as noted all are in excellent condition, some with mailing labels to photographers. Issues as follows:
August 1967. Bernard Gotfryd portfolio, etc.
November 1967. Burk Uzzle and Robert Monroe portfolios, etc. Tears on cover at spine (repairable), name on mailing label blacked out.
May 1968. David Vestal, David Rosenfeld, and Joel Peter Witkin portfolios, review of Photography as Printmaking exhibit at MoMA, etc.
June 1968. Chicago ASMP Show, Paul Schutzer portfolio, etc.
July 1968. Horst Schafer portfolio, review of "I Protest" by David Douglas Duncan, John Yang Portfolio, "What is a Published Photography Worth?", etc.
August 1968. William Barksdale and George Haling portfolios, "Magazines, Television and Advertising" by Philippe Halsman, etc. Slight water damage top right corner of cover and first page.
September 1968. Mike Levins, Seymour Linden, and Georg Oddner portfolios, review of "Henri Cartier-Bresson: An Exhibition" by Wm. L. Broecker," etc.
October 1968. American Album: Photography as History, etc.
June 1969. Hiro, Photographer of the Year; A Visit with Ben Rose; Yoichi Okamoto portfolio, etc.
May 1970. Bob Willoughby and ASMP Southern California Chapter portfolios.
Price for these ten issues, $100.
91a. International Center of Photography Tenth Year Report. [Includes list of exhibitions, 1974-1984, large format softcover volume with well printed reproductions from ICP's archives by Edward Steichen, Peter Beard, Paul Himmel, Cartier-Bresson, Gjon Mili, Berenice Abbott, Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Georges Tairraz, Andreas Feininger, Edouard Boubat, Naomi Savage, Barbara Morgan, Brassai, Paul Caponigro, Imogen Cunningham, Ruth Bernhard (cover), Robert Frank, William Klein, Joel-Peter Witkin, Walter Gutman, John Pfahl, Larry Silver, and others.] Two copies available, one near fine, $40; the other good, $25.
91b. International Center of Photography Annual Report 1987. [Large format softcover, with portfolio of images, printed one to a page, from exhibitions, archives and collections, each with facsimile signature of artist, by Harold Edgerton, Barbara Norfleet, Andre Kertesz, Helen Levitt, Ansel Adams, Arnold Newman, David Seymour, Ralph Gibson, Ruth Bernhard, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Elliot Schwartz, David Burnett, Rene Burri, Todd Watts, Ellen Carey, Bill Burke, Cartier-Bresson, Jed Fielding, Ruzzie Green, Larry Fink, Nathan Lerner, Lewis Baltz, Joni Sternbach, Pete Turner, Alex Webb, Ed Grazda, William Clift, Lee Friedlander, et al.]. Very good with crimps along spine, $35.
91bb. International Center of Photography. Annual Report 1989. [Large format softcover, with portfolio of images, some printed one to a page, from exhibitions and the permanent collection, by James Nachtwey; Dorit Cypis; Barbara Morgan; Sophie Callie; Sarah Charlesworth; Angela Neuke; Harry Callahan; Brian Lanker; Elliot Ersitt; Robert Capa; George Rodger; David Semour (Chim); Henri Cartier-Bresson; Marc Riboud; Bruce Davidson; Josef Koudelka; Gilles Peress; Susan Meiselas; Bruno Barbey; John Loengard; Barbara Kasten; Alexander Liberman; Lucien Clergue; Alfred Eisenstaedt; Bastienne Schmidt; Wilhelm Maywald; Oliver Gagliani; Arthur Rothstein; Stephen Frailey; Kevin Barry McKiernan; Ron Rosenstock; David Plowden. Wear at extremities, crimps along spine, vg, $10.
91c. Ireland. Sexton, Sean. Ireland in Old Photographs. Bulfinch/Little Brown, 1994. 1st ed. Fine w. near fine dj. Large quarto, 208 pp. Photos by Robert French, Robert Welch, Louisa Warenne, Francis Guy, et al. (Issued at $35.) $25.
91d. Ireland. Walker, Brian Mercer. Shadows on Glass: A Portfolio of Early Ulster Photography. [inc. biographies of wet plate photographers] Appletree Press, Belfast, 1976. Fine w. dj exc. missing title page (bibliographic data laid in). $5.00.
92.1. Israel. Two books on Jerusalem and Israel, both fine in hard cover with dust jackets. 1. The Jerusalem I Love by Joan Comay. Photographs by David Harris. Steimatzky’s Agency with Nateev Publishing, 1976. Ex-collection of M.A. Fishkin, with his rubber stamp and blind stamp on title page. Dust jacket has plastic protector. 158 pages. 2. Israel by Anton Neumann. Gallery Books & Multimedia, 1985. 72 pages. Photos by Peter Carmichael, J. Allan Cash; Stephanie Colosanti; Anne Conway; Orde Eliason; Klaus-Otto Hundt; Nancy Durrell McKenna; Christine Osborne; Van Phillips; Helen Putsman; Paul Yule; and others. $10 for both.