Lot 322 of 426:
Signed by Paul Strand  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$900
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Title:
Un Paese
Author:
Strand, Paul and Cesare Zavattini
Place:
[Turin]
Publisher:
Giulio Einaudi
Date:
1955
Description:

105, [2] pp. Text in Italian. Illustrated from photographs by Paul Strand. 29.2x23 cm (11½x9") 

Inscribed by the photographer to painter David Alfaro Siqueiros on the half-title page: "To my dear friend Siqueiros from Paul Strand". Lengthy inscription by Cesare Zavattini to Siqueiros on the front free endpaper. The third of Paul Strand's photo-essays on a place—in this case Cesare Zavattini's hometown of Luzzara. Strand had visited Mexico in 1932-34 and again in 1966. Strand's The Mexico Portfolio, published in 1967, had text by Siqueiros.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Chips and tear to jacket; sunning along top edge, a few thumbstains, inscription by Zavattini has faded from blue to black in parts; very good in about very good jacket.
 
Item number:
310837
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.