Camera Portraits: The Techniques and Principles of Documentary Portraiture [Ben Shahn's Copy]. Gordon PARKS.

Camera Portraits: The Techniques and Principles of Documentary Portraiture [Ben Shahn's Copy]

New York: Franklin Watts, [1948]. First Edition. Slim quarto (28.5cm.); original red cloth; 94pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, illus. throughout, text in double columns. Spine perished, boards and textblock rather soiled. A Fair only copy, well worn possibly due to its previous owner, Ben Shahn, one of the subjects of this, Parks's second work. Other subjects include Ralph Ellison, Henry Fonda, and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. From the Library of Ben and Bernarda Shahn, with their estate label to front pastedown.

Price: $250.00