Paris: Daniel Masclet, 1933. First edition. Softcover. Folio (12 3/8 x 9 1/2"). , 96, pp. Original string bound printed wrappers, with black lettering to covers.
This delightful album was published at the occasion of the first International Salon of Nude Photography (Salon International du Nu Photographique), which took place in Paris, in 1933. It contains a suite of 96 striking photographs of nude women reproduced in photogravure.
Contributing photographers include Jean Moral, Carlo Leonetti, Drtikol, Dr. J. Schuwerack, Andreas Feininger, Gilchrist, Denes Ronay, Manasse, Dr. Peter Weller, Christian Aegerter, Ewald Hoinkis, Ludwig Harren, Bruno Schultz, Dr. Alfred Grabner, Ing. Alois Zych, Jan de Meyere, Willy Zielke, Pietro Sacchi, Pierre Boucher, Frank Davis, Ergy Landau, Bernard Leedham, Hans Robertson, Forman Hanna, Richardson-Cremer, Pecsi, Walter Sussmann, H. Von Perckhammer, Charles Hurault, A. Keith Dannatt, J. Capstack, Nickolas Boris, Baccarini, Franz Fiedler, Franz Feiler, Walden Hammond, Marcel Meys, J. Dudley-Johnston, L. Caillaud, Fred P. Peel, Mme. Laure Albin-Guillot, Yva, Man Ray, Moholy-Nagy, Harold Orne, Bertram Park, Maurice Beck, Evansmith, E.-O. Hoppe, Daniel Masclet, William Mortensen, George Platt Lynes, Kalman Szollosy, and Verneuil.
Minor shelf wear. Slight creasing mark at lower corner of front cover. Text and captions in French. Wrappers in overall good+, interior in very good condition. g+ to vg. Item #43796