Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
    Edward Steichen: The Early Years, 1900-1927, 1902-1925
    Four photogravures, printed by Jon Goodman with Aperture copyright 1981
    12-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches (31.8 x 24.8 cm) (largest)
    Each editioned out of 1000 in pencil on verso.


    Includes: Three Pears and an Apple, France, circa 1921; Brancusi in His Studio, Paris, 1925; Torso, Paris, 1902; The Flatiron, New York, 1905.

    Each gravure is accompanied by a vellum title page printed with the following: 'Dust-grain copper plate was made by Jon Goodman, plate was made from an original print provided by Edward Steichen. Gravure print was hand-pulled by Jon Goodman at the Photogravure Workshop, Hadley, Massachusetts; one of seven images in the portfolio 'Edward Steichen : The Early Years 1900-1927', edition of 500 with 50 artist's proofs, The making of the original edition of the twelve-print portfolio was authorized by Edward Steichen during his lifetime, and this single print is part of the original edition of 1,000 numbered copies.'

    Condition Report*:

    In order as listed are the following image sizes: 12-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches, 10-1/4 x 8 inches, 6-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches, 12-3/4 x 10-1/8 inches; unmounted; each paper size measures 20-1/4 x 16-1/4 inches; not framed; all works remain in excellent condition.

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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