Auction 996, Photography, 23.05.2012, 00:00, Cologne Lot 27

August Sander, Rhine river near Boppard/Osterspey

August Sander, Rhine river near Boppard/Osterspey, 1938, Auction 996 Photography, Lot 27

Gelatin silver print, printed early 1950s. 22,9 x 29,3 cm. Print bordered along the edges in black Indian ink, photographer's blind stamp at lower left and another photographer's stamp on the verso. Mounted to original cardboard 43,6 x 34,3 cm, thereon annotated in pencil by an assistant of the studio at lower left edge. Cardboard with label affixed to the reverse, thereon typewritten titled August Sander: "Das Rheintal von Mainz bis Köln", and with overlay made of cellophane affixed to left rear side.

Literature

Wolfgang Kemp, August Sander. Rheinlandschaften. Photographien 1929 - 1946, Munich 1975, plate 13; Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne (ed.), August Sander. Landschaften, Munich 1999, ill. on front cover and plate 38 (here titled: Rheinschleife bei Boppard); Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne (ed.), August Sander. Sehen, Beobachten und Denken. Photographien, Munich 2009, plate 19

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