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Catalogue 19th - 21st Century Photography » Photography Department
19th - 21st Century Photography Catalogue Price EURO 20,00
Auction Date Wed, Dec 5, 15:00 CET


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Wittkugel, Klaus
Abstract composition

Lot 4371

Abstract composition. Circa 1927/printed 1980s. Gelatin silver print. 29,8 x 24,1 cm. Signed, dated and dedicated by the artist in ink in lower margin; annotated in pencil on the verso.

Klaus Wittkugel was one of the most well-known commerical and poster artists in the GDR and was a professor at the Art Academy in Weissensee. – Pinholes in corners, a few retouched spots, slight buckling in upper/lower edge, otherwise in good condition.

Lit.: Erhard Frommhold. Klaus Wittkugel. Dresden 1979, ill. p. 39.

Estimate
€ 600   (US$ 683)


After-Sales Price
€ 400   (US$ 455)


Wittkugel, Klaus
Boats in the harbor, Vitte 4

Lot 4372

Boats in the harbor, Vitte 4. 1948/printed later. Large-format gelatin silver print (enlargement). 40,5 x 40,5 cm (47 x 45 cm). Signed and annotated by the photographer in pencil on the verso.

Some handling creases, especially in corners, pinholes in left corners in margin, crease in upper left corner, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 500   (US$ 570)


After-Sales Price
€ 300   (US$ 341)


Wolf, Reinhart
The painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti in ...

Lot 4373

The painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti (1901 - 1966) in his Paris studio. Circa 1954. Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print. 22,5 x 22,9 cm. Photographer's estate stamp on the verso.

Creases in upper edge, some handling marks, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 854)


Hammer Price
€ 650 (US$ 740)


Wolf, Reinhart
The artist Hans Arp in his studio

Lot 4374

The artist Hans Arp (1886 - 1966) in his studio. 1960 - 1965. Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print on Agfa-Brovira paper. 23,8 x 26 cm. Photographer's estate stamp on the verso.

In very good condition.

Estimate
€ 500   (US$ 570)


Hammer Price
€ 350 (US$ 398)


Wolf, Reinhart
Romy Schneider

Lot 4375

Romy Schneider. 1972. Chromogenic print. 38 x 38 cm. Titled and editioned 1/2 and photographer's estate stamp on the verso.

A few light handling marks, otherwise in very good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 854)


Hammer Price
€ 1.400 (US$ 1.595)


Wolf, Reinhart
Flatiron Building, New York

Lot 4376

Flatiron Building, New York. 1979/printed 1995. Dye transfer print. 57,2 x 48,8 cm.

A fine print in excellent condition.

Lit.: Reinhart Wolf. New York. Hamburg 1980. ill. unpaginated.

Estimate
€ 1.000   (US$ 1.140)


After-Sales Price
€ 800   (US$ 911)


Wolff, Dr. Paul
Couple in the rain

Lot 4377

[^] Couple in the rain. 1934. Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print. 23,8 x 17,7 cm. Photographer's stamp with negative number in pencil, date stamp and annotated in pencil on the verso.

Dr. Paul Wolff began photographing with a Leica camera in 1926 and soon became known as "Master of the Leica". In 1927 he founded the photography studio "Dr. Paul Wolff & Tritschler" with Alfred Tritschler. In 1929 he also took part in the seminal Film und Foto exhibition in Stuttgart and his early work shows the New Vision aesthetic in photography. – A few surface scuff marks, a few retouched spots, otherwise a fine tonal print in very good condition.

Estimate
€ 750   (US$ 854)


After-Sales Price
€ 500   (US$ 570)


Wüst, Ulrich
Untitled

Lot 4378

Untitled. 1980s.Vintage gelatin silver print. 14,5 x 21,8 cm (24 x 30 cm). Photographer's stamp on the verso.

Corners slightly bumped, small crease in margin upper right corner, otherwise a fine tonal print in near excellent condition.

Estimate
€ 600   (US$ 683)


Hammer Price
€ 1.300 (US$ 1.481)


World War II
Events before and during WWII

Lot 4379

Photo agencies: Atlantic and PK (Propagandakompanie) photos. Events before and during WWII. 1936-43. 11 vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver press prints, some on Agfa-Brovira paper. Circa 18 x 24 cm, 17,5 x 12,8 cm and 1 smaller. Some with agency stamp and typed German press text label affixed to the verso.

The PK photos show typical war events, mostly on the eastern front, such as the capture of Russian soldiers, a prison camp, the crossing of a river and other situations. – Some creases, some prints curled, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 400   (US$ 455)


After-Sales Price
€ 300   (US$ 341)


X-ray Photography
X-rays of WWI injuries

Lot 4380

X-rays of WWI injuries. Circa 1915. 4 vintage collodion paper prints. 20 x 14,5 cm and 21,5 x 16,5 cm.3 annotated in ink in German with injury descriptions and number on the verso.

Some handling marks, otherwise in good condition.

Estimate
€ 300   (US$ 341)


After-Sales Price
€ 200   (US$ 227)



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