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Photography exhibit in San Francisco, 1902  

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Catalogue of the Second San Francisco Photographic Salon at the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art, January Ninth to Twenty-Third 1902


[San Francisco]




[76] pp. Numerous halftone illustrations from photographs. 17.4x17.4 cm (6¾x6¾"), original printed wrappers.

Scarce, early catalogue for the largely pictorialist exhibit sponsored by the California Camera Club and the San Francisco Art Association, with over 450 photographs listed, many of them pictured, by scores of photographers. Includes the work of many San Francisco Bay Area photographers, among them W.E. Dassonville, Arnold Genthe, Annie W. Brigman, Oscar Maurer, Ida Palache, and others, and also leading photographers from the rest of the United States and Great Britain, such as Frank Eugene, Alvin Langdon Coburn, Alfred J. Loughton, Thomas Frederick Brogden, et al. OCLC/WorldCat lists four copies, at the California Historical Society, the California State Library, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the San Francisco Public Library.

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Slight faded spot to front wrapper, a touch of wear; near fine.

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