Aaron Siskind: Photographs. Introduction by Harold Rosenberg. Designed by Ivan Chermayeff. Horizon Press, New York, 1959. Unpaged. First edition. Folio. Black clothbound stamped in silver. Numerous black-and-white reproductions.
"...the images in Photographs are among [Siskind's] most sophisticated and deft. Working with found, often abject elements of the material and natural world--with peeling plaster, splattered tar, rust, graffiti, rocks, a curl of seaweed in the sand--[he] reduces subject matter to pure form"--Vince Aletti writing in The Book of 101 Books
A Fine copy with tanning and a touch of abrasion to base of spine; some wear and rubbing to board edges and silver printing with lower corners lightly 'kissed.'