Herdorf 1876 - 1964 Cologne
Dom und Ständehaus
Gelatin silver print on Agfa-Brovira paper, printed before 1953. 29.8 x 22.5 cm. Photographer's blindstamp lower right. Bordered in black ink. Mounted to original card, titled in an unknown hand in pencil on the mount lower left. Typewritten title 'August Sander: Köln wie es war' on a label, affixed to the reverse of the mount. - Small crease at the lower left edge.
From the photographer to Robert Görlinger, Cologne; private property, Germany
Kölnisches Stadtmuseum et al. (ed.), August Sander. Köln wie es war, Cologne 1995, ill. p. 52 (variant); August Sander. Köln wie es war, exhib.cat. Kölnisches Stadtmuseum, Cologne 2009, ill. p. 32 (variant)
This print was part of a portfolio which was a gift by August Sander to the mayor of Cologne Robert Görlinger in 1953 on occasion of his 65th anniversary.