Lot 8724* - ibid113 Ibid Photography - Wednesday, 08. July 2020, 04.00 PM
Literature: Nicolas Bouvier. Boissonnas une Dynastie de Photographes 1864-1983. Lausanne, 1983.
Provenance: Swiss collection.
Only edition. - Uncut copy - The monumental and luxurious book project launched by the Geneva engineer Paul Trembley and with the financial support of King Fouad I flopped, as did the publication on Sinai 1930 ("Le Miracle du lac des Joncs"), for which Boissonnas could no longer find a publisher.
Slightly rubbed on the outside, scratched or scraped, lightly bumped, flyleaf with slight tearing in lower section due to water damage, continuing onto the next sheet, browned, only occasional slight spotting. Otherwise in good condition.
CHF 2 500 / 3 000
€ 2 340 / 2 800
Sold for CHF 3 125 (including buyer’s premium)
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