Paul Strand New York City Apartments

Price $2,000
Sale Price $1,400

Ref.# 9433

Medium Photogravure

Mount unmounted

Photo Date 1916  Print Date 1916

Dimensions 5-7/16 x 6-1/2 in. (138 x 165 mm)

Photo Country United States (USA)

Photographer Country United States (USA)

Contact Alex Novak and Marthe Smith

Email info@vintageworks.net

Phone +1-215-822-5662

Company
Contemporary Works / Vintage Works, Ltd.


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The final two issues of Camera Work were illustrated with images by newcomer, Paul Strand. For the first time these gravures, printed on a heavier stock in the last issue, have come to represent a turning point in the history of the medium--the straight, modernist photograph. Stieglitz described Strand's images in this way: "The work is brutally direct. Devoid of flim-flam; devoid of trickery and any 'ism'; devoid of any attempt to mystify an ignorant public, including the photographers themselves. These photographs are the direct expression of today." See: Margolis, Alfred Stieglitz, Camera Work: A Pictorial Guide (Dover and the George Eastman House, 1978, p.135.

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