Storyville Portraits. Photographs from the New Orleans Red Light District, Circa 1912. Photographs by E.J. Bellocq. Reproduced from prints made by Lee Friedlander. Preface by Lee Friedlander. Interviews edited by John Szarkowski. Museum of Modern Art, 1970. Unpaged. Thin quarto. Hardbound in illustrated dust jacket. 34 plates printed by Meriden Gravure. Library protector.
Bellocq's Storyville photographs were taken in the legalized red light district of New Orleans around 1912 and are all that remains of the photographer's work. His glass negatives were discovered and printed by the photographer Lee Friedlander in this book for the first time.
Very slight corner bumping; otherwise Fine in Fine dust jacket.