[Paris]: Hachette & Cie. 1899. Kuhn. First edition. Folio, 50 pp., (1), plus seven hand-pulled photogravure plates with tissue guards. Text is further illustrated with over 40 additional photo-illustrations. Occasional foxing to the blank margins, not affecting the images. The illustrated wrappers are moderately soiled and rubbed. In all, this remains a very good example of a rare book. Item #50449
This anthology contains gravures after negatives by Annan, Boissonas, Demachy, Kuhn, Maskell, Puyo, and others. "Later collected by Alfred Stieglitz, the work of Annan, Demachy, Kuhn, and Puyo influenced his Photo-Secession esthetic." The Truthful Lens, No. 102.