CJ Oyster Publishing
Lewis Hine: Ellis Island (LIMITED EDITION OF 200)
Regular price $550.00
44pp, 4 duotone illustrations and 2 tipped-in b&w silver-gelatin prints. Designed by Michael Torosian. With a biography. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. Published in 1995 as the seventh installment of Toronto’s Lumiere Press “Homage” series, this is an exquisitely produced monograph on the great early twentieth century photographer of labor Lewis Hine and his work at New York’s Ellis Island. Limited to two hundred copies, it was designed and printed by author/publisher Michael Torosian on Mohawk Superfine paper, bound in one-quarter oatmeal linen over grey paper boards with a printed spine label, and contains two small tipped-in gelatin-silver prints of images by Hine. A pristine copy of this uncommon gem.