New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Large Quarto. 272pp. Photo-illustrated dust jacket over cream colored boards with signature blind-stamp on cover, color-stamped lettering on spine.
Profusely illustrated catalog from the 1995 exhibition shown at both The Metropolitan Museum and the Musee D'Orsay. Some one hundred full-page photographic plates, including portraits of famous personalities of the day (Dumas, Rossini, Baudelaire, Bernhardt, etc.), by this early pioneer of the art of photography. Essays by the curators. New in publisher's shrink wrap. Item #45370