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New York Alfred A. Knopf, Inc 1976 First Edition Hardcover Fine in VG dust jacket. (GOWIN, EMMET). Gowin, Emmet. With brief texts by Frederick Sommer & James Agee. EMMET GOWIN: PHOTOGRAPHS-FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER. Signed by the Photographer. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1976. First Edition. 4to. Cloth in Pictorial Dust Jacket. Photography Monograph. Near Fine/Near Fine. 108pp, 68 duotone illustrations. This is the beautifully designed and printed first book of work by renowned American photographer Emmet Gowen. It contains a large selection of intimate portraits of his wife Edith and family as well as Pinhole camera and tableax photographs. A handsome copy of the 1976 Knopf first printing with the publisher"s review slip laid in BOLDLY SIGNED by Emmet Gowin on the title page in black marker showing some slight wear and creasing to the dust jacket along the extremities.

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Emmet Gowen: Photographs
Emmet Gowin Emmet Gowen: Photographs

Price $750
Sale Price $525

Main Image

Ref.# 12451

Medium Book (Signed Copy)

Mount hardbound

Photo Date 1976  Print Date 1976

Dimensions 10-1/4 x 9-1/2 in. (260 x 241 mm)

Photo Country United States (USA)

Photographer Country United States (USA)


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