Beijing: 1952. Hardbound. two, oversized navy blue textured portfolios w/ white title labels. vol1: 23 color & black woodblack prints. vol2: 39 color & black woodblack prints. 62 prints total. Good- (portfolios highly scuffed, scratched; edge-worn w/ loose threads; masking tape repair & pencil notations to labels; interior linings peeling & chipped. print mats will have instances of chips, tears, smudging,rubbing & foxing. prints will have instances of tanning, foxing, smudging & occasional dampstaining; chips & tears to corners & edges. some tissue-guards present & will be of similar conditions. plates remain loose beneath the mats). Item #192842
Interior portfolio flaps have original print listings intact. Both Parts one and two are incomplete. Part two has an incomplete set of supplements. There are also 6 random color prints with no identifaction; a few unmatted. A few prints appear to have been placed in unnumbered mats with handwritten, pencil numbers, so it's difficult to authentic if that is the acutal assigned print. Contents as follows with indentififers of hand-written numbering, color or black printing, whether a second copy of slight variation is present and other notable conditions; Part I: Print Number 5, Hand-Written Number (HW), Color; 11 C, 12 C, 15 Black with chipping, 22 C, 25 C with dense foxing, 32 HW C, 40 HW C, 41 C and severely torn, 45 C, 49 HW C, 57 two copies present with slight variations in design/printing HW C, 60 C, 71 HW C, 73 HW C, 78 HW C, 88 Black and torn at lower corner/edge, 89 B, 92 B two copies present with slight variations in design/printing, 93B two copies present with slight variations in design/printing. Part Two Contents: 114 B, 123 two copies present with slight variations in design/printing C and B, 124 C, 129 two copies present with slight variations in design/printing C and B, 135 C two copies of variations, 141 C, 142 C two copies of variations, 144 C, 146 C two copies of variations, 148 C, 155 C two copies of variations, 159 C. Part Two Supplemental, all prints Black printing: S1, S2, S10 two copies of variations, S11, S12, S12, S14, S15 two copies of variations, S16 with heavy tanning/foxing or dampstaining, S19, S20 with creased, chipped edges and dampstaining/foxing, S21 HW, S22, S23 and S24. Approximately 22lbs of shipping.