Nature and Culture: Woman
32cm x 24cm. x pages, 120 plates. Blue cloth, gilt lettering, no jacket.
120 Photographs of Various Nationalities Selected by Dr. Peter Landow. Originally published in Germany as Natur und Kultur: Das Weib in 1925, as well as a French edition, and then in English for the first time in 1926. Containing 120 nude sepia photographs, by various photographers, many being fine examples of the pictorialist style, presented as an anthropological study of women from different cultures, differing from the usual ‘for the artist’ statement common of nude photography books of the era.
Minor discolouration and rubbing to cloth. Half-title removed. Minor handling wear and tanning to interior. Good Condition.