EDWARD STEICHEN. Henri Matisse with “La Serpentina,” Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, 1909, SOLD

8.75 x 6.75″ Image size, 11.25 x 7.75″ Paper size, 16.5 x 13.25″ Framed size


Edward Steichen (1879-1973). Camera Work Volume 42/43. Date: 1909, printed in or before 1913. Photogravure on Japanese tissue mounted to paper.

Over the fifteen-year, fifty-issue run of Camera Work, Edward Steichen was featured most prominently over any other artist in the quarterly. He had sixty-five photographs and three paintings reproduced in fifteen issues, including a “Special Steichen Supplement” in April 1906 and an all-Steichen double issue in 1913. Edward Steichen also designed the Art Nouveau cover of Camera Work.