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Lot 4140 Finsler, Hans
Glass dishes
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Glass dishes. 1930-31. Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print on ivory paper. 17,8 x 23,6 cm. Stamp of Hans Finsler's student Heinrich Koch Halle/S. and estate stamp on the verso.

Hans Finsler was born in Heilbronn. He later studied architecture in Stuttgart and Munich and art history in Munich, Berlin and Halle. In 1922 he took a teaching post at the Burg Giebichenstein Kunstgewerbeschule, near Halle, where he ran an influential photography class. Among his students was Heinrich Koch whose estate this print is from. He returned to Zurich in 1932. In 1929 he took part in the Film und Foto exhibition in Stuttgart, showing 37 of his photographs. – Some oxidation mirroring in upper right and lower left, small handling mark in lower right, otherwise a fine tonal print in near excellent condition.

Provenance: From the estate of Heinrich Koch.

Lit.: Klaus E. Göltz et al. (eds.). Hans Finsler. Neue Wege der Photographie. Leipzig 1991.

Estimate
€ 600   (US$ 677)


Hammer Price
€ 3.200
(US$ 3.615)
(GBP 2.848)
(CHF 3.584)



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Glass dishes
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