Title: Creative Camera Art
Seller ID: 50830
THOREK, Dr. MAX. Creative Camera Art, Canton: Fomo Publishing, 1937. Quarto, first edition, pp. 156, black and brown leather boards with raised, cream-colored lettering and stripes on front, halftone photos. In scarce dust jacket. The author gives details of his "famous paper negative process, which should be of immeasurable value to all who wish to improve on paper negative technique. The book covers the widest possible range of photography relating to pictorialism and not only tells you how to make successful salon prints but also gives much valuable information on the preparation of prints, finishing touches, mounting, titles etc. ... A complete formulary is given including the many favorite formulas which Dr. Thorek uses in his work." -- from the dust jacket. Condition of this book: Dust jacket has a few chips at edges, one short tear, light soiling . Leaves, age toned lightly, foxed at top and fore edges, with underlining in text, some margin notes. Former owner's ID inked onto free front endpaper and stamped on title page.