California and The West. A U.S. Camera Book with Ninety-Six Photographs (SIGNED by Edward & Charis Weston. Charis Wilson Weston, Edward Weston.
California and The West. A U.S. Camera Book with Ninety-Six Photographs (SIGNED by Edward & Charis Weston

California and The West. A U.S. Camera Book with Ninety-Six Photographs (SIGNED by Edward & Charis Weston

New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1940. First Edition. INSCRIBED "For Babs/with memories of happy days/together in Yosemite/Edward & Charis." Square 4to. 127 pp. Black & white photographic prints by Edward Weston with commentary by Charis Weston. Black cloth with silver lettering in photo-illustrated dustjacket. Near fine (light wear & bumping) in good dustjacket (wear to extremities; tape repair to lower front cover; some creasing & darkening), still a nice copy of Weston's photographic masterpiece and very uncommon with signatures by both Edward and Charis. Item #18605

From 1937 to 1939, through the generosity of the Guggenheim Foundation, Edward & Charis Weston traveled the county with Edward creating 96 stunning photographs of the American scene and Charis providing commentary through diaries she kept along the way.

Price: $2,000.00

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