NY: The Viking Press, 1979. Gilpin, Laura. First edition. 4to., 208 pp., full-page b&w photographs. Cloth over boards with the top edge slightly discolored, 4 page tips uncut; otherwise a very good copy in a moderately chipped and torn dust jacket. Signed and presented to Barbara Morgan. Item #27448
This volume includes a statement by each photographer, a portfolio, and a chronology and bibliography. The photographers include: Berenice Abbott, Ruth Bernhard, Carlotta M. Corpron, Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Nell Dorr, Toni Frissell, Laura Gilpin, Lotte Jacobi, Consuelo Kanaga and Barbara Morgan. This book was also issued as the catalogue for an exhibition held at the International Center of Photography, NYC. The exhibition opened to the public on September 21, 1979. At a special preview of the exhibition on September 20, 1979, many of these photographers were in attendance.
This copy was presented to Barbara Morgan and was inscribed to her by Ruth Bernhard, Lotti Jacobi, Carlotta M. Corpron, Pat Schoenfeld, and Greta (Margaretta K. Mitchell).