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This week we feature three limited edition portfolios created by Sebastião Salgado for the Mother Jones International Fund for Documentary Photography from 1992-1994 (Africa; Latin America and Asia). This fund, established in 1989 (and now partnered with the Magnum Foundation), awards grants to, and provides publication and exhibition opportunities for social documentary photographers around the world.

From editions of just 31 copies, each contains three signed prints by Salgado, housed in a custom cloth folio with letter-press caption sheet.  

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Go to this Auction Sebastião Salgado: Portfolio Number One. Africa (Limited Edition, Three Prints)

The first of five portfolios created by Sebastião Salgado for the Mother Jones International Fund for Documentary Photography. This fund, established in 1989 (and now partnered with the Magnum Foundat . . .
$3995
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Go to this Auction Sebastião Salgado: Portfolio Number Two. Latin America (Limited Edition, Three Prints)

The second of five portfolios created by Sebastião Salgado for the Mother Jones International Fund for Documentary Photography. This fund, established in 1989 (and now partnered with the Magnum Founda . . .
$3995
1d 11h 3m
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Go to this Auction Sebastião Salgado: Portfolio Number Three. Asia (Limited Edition, Three Prints)

The third of five portfolios created by Sebastião Salgado for the Mother Jones International Fund for Documentary Photography. This fund, established in 1989 (and now partnered with the Magnum Foundat . . .
$3995
1d 11h 8m
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Go to this Auction [Various photographers] Blauwe Maandag (Blue Monday)--1970s Dutch Protest Book

Included in Parr/Badger, The Photobook: A History, vol. III.
"Blauwe Maandag (Blue Monday) documents a local issue in Amsterdam, and one da . . .
$465
1d 11h 18m
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Go to this Auction Heinrich Hoffmann (Ed.): Winterhilfswerk-Heftchen (Winter Relief Fund Booklets)--Complete Set

With an important extra: from the Spanish civil war, the propaganda booklet,'Auxilio Social', in the same diminutive format.
Included in Parr/Badger, The . . .
$2695
1d 11h 23m
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Go to this Auction Richard Avedon: Made in France (SIGNED!)

"This extraordinarily printed collection stands as an important rediscovery of a small but central body of work in the career of one of the world's best known and beloved photographers. The Richard Av . . .
$1295
1d 11h 33m
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Go to this Auction Ichiro Kojima: Tsugaru (1963 First Edition)

"Tsugaru brings together the poetry of Kyozo Takagi, the photographs of Ichiro Kojima, and a text by novelist Yojiro Ishizaka, who also edited the book. These three individuals are native sons . . .
$995
1d 11h 33m
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Go to this Auction Ikko Narahara: Venice-Nightscapes (Inscribed)

Narahara's inimitable nighttime studies of this most photogenic city. . . .
$195
1d 12h 53m
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Go to this Auction Bruce Davidson: Subway (Limited Edition, with Signed Dye-Transfer Print)

The 2003 St.Ann's Press re-issue of Davidson's classic Subway, with a jaw-dropping dye-transfer print.
"Bruce Davidson's subway photography takes us to New York's heart," — Sean O'Hagan. . . .
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Go to this Auction Peter Beard: Longing for Darkness (Inscribed, with Drawing)

"In one of the most dazzling--and unlikely--books of recent times, the lost world of Isak Dinesen (Baroness Karen Blixen) is stirringly re-created by her old major-domo, Kamante, the hero of her class . . .
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Go to this Auction Sebastião Salgado: Workers (Hardbound, INSCRIBED)

Workers presents its subjects on several interactive levels: Salgado's introductory text expands his passionate photographic iconography, and extended captions, also written by Salgado, provide a hist . . .
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Go to this Auction Axel Hütte: London

Included in The Photobook: A History, Vol. I and [bid or read more]

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Go to this Auction Hans Aarsman: Hollandse Taferelen [Dutch Tableaux]

Included in Parr & Badger, The Photobook: A History, Vol. II. "In terms of its impact and importance, . . .
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Go to this Auction Paolo Roversi: Nudi

Paolo Roversi is known internationally for his romantic, intense, and ethereal fashion images and portraits. Roversi was born in 1947 in Italy. He currently lives in Paris, photographs for Harper's . . .
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Go to this Auction Mariana Yampolsky: La Casa en la Tierra

Pictured in Horacio Fernandez (ed.), The Latin American Photobook. Yampolsky was a fo . . .
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Go to this Auction Gerhard Richter: Atlas

"...summarizes the concerns of many of the leading makers of artist's books from Ruscha and LeWitt to Boltanski and Feldmann. Like these other figures, Richter employs the grid as a matrix for an ency . . .
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Go to this Auction Andy Sewell: The Heath (SIGNED)

Included in Parr/Badger, The Photobook: A History, vol. III.
"This is the Heath as a living landscape but also as a mood and an atmosphere... a bo . . .
$465

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Go to this Auction Masahisa Fukase: Memories of Father

Fukase was an established commercial photographer in Tokyo by the mid 1950s. In 1971 he began journeying back to his native Hokkaido and photographing his family. This book, a combination of Fukase's . . .
$750

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Go to this Auction Yutaka Takanashi: Pre-landscape / Hatsukuni

A rare publication by one of the original Provoke members. Highly recommended! The monograph Yutaka Takanashi. Photography 1965-74 won the Best Historical Book Award at the 2010 Rencontres d’Arles fes . . .
$695

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Go to this Auction Cristina De Middel: The Afronauts (SIGNED wth Drawing)

One of the most critically acclaimed photobooks of recent years! The Afronauts won the 2013 ICP Infinity Award for . . .
$1495

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Go to this Auction Josef Koudelka: Animals (SIGNED, Limited Edition Portfolio of 18 Héliogravures)

A super-rare Koudelka title that features a haunting series of images of animals, which subtly hint at both human presence and the struggle for survival. . . .
$1195

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Go to this Auction Andre Kertesz: On Reading (SIGNED)

Kertész's photographic meditation on the pleasures of reading is beautifully printed in Rapoport's lustrous Stonetone process. . . .
$250

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Go to this Auction Ikko Narahara: España Grand Tarde

Along with Eikoh Hosoe, Shomoei Tomatsu, Kikuji Kawada, Akira Tanno, and Akira Sato, Ikko Narahara was a founding member of the famed VIVO agency. This book is divided into sections titled Grand Tarde . . .
$565

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