The Beauty of the Female Form: 48 Photographic Studies
25cm x 18.5cm. xxiii, 48 pages, black and white illustrations. Cloth, paper labels, pictorial jacket.
Book of nude photography by husband and wife team Bertram Park and Yvonne Gregory first published in 1934 as part of Routledge’s ‘Seen by the Camera’ series. A mix of outdoor and studio shots with a lofty introduction titled Critical Annotations, authored by an anonymous critic touting the artistic merit of the works.
Very Good Condition in Good Jacket. Minor mottling to cloth. Foxing to endpapers. Bookseller’s label of Swain’s, Sydney. Clipped jacket shelf worn with rubbing, and small chips and tears to edges. Very Good Condition.