Paris: C. Klary, 1903. First edition. 4to., 78 pp., 77 photos, 1 phototypie print (loose and laid in), illustrations in text, 40 plates (most with two photos to a plate), 33 pp. illustrated adverts. Illustrated stiff wrappers. Printed on coated stock, moisture has caused slight effacement to the blank margins of several pages; moderate wear to wrappers, else very good. Item #13479
The opening statement is by Nadar. The text deals with all aspects of portraiture, from vantage point to studio lighting, with illustrations by the author and several other photographers from Europe and the U.S.
Roosens and Salu No. 8736.