1902 - 1980
PORTFOLIO, 10 PHOTOGRAPHS, 1927-1930
portfolio composé de 10 tirages argentiques de 1980
chacun signé à l'encre noire ou blanche sur l'image
chacun numéroté 20/50 à l'encre noire sur le tampon du portfolio au verso
accompagné d'une page de titre et d'un colophon numéroté à l'encre bleue
dans son coffret d'origine en lin
portfolio édité par Rudolf Kicken Gallery, Cologne, 1980
chacun sous passe-partout
portfolio with 10 silver prints, printed 1980
each signed in black or white ink recto
each numbered 20/50 in black ink on portfolio stamp on the reverse
with two-sided flyleaf, numbered in blue ink and printed biographical information, titles and information about the edition
housed in an original linen portfolio box
portfolio published by Rudolf Kicken Gallery, Köln, 1980
chaque image / each image: 11⅜x 8⅝in.; 29 x 22 cm ; (ou l'inverse / or the reverse)
portfolio: 20⅞x 16⅛x 1⅜in.; 53 x 41 x 3,4 cm
Each prints in overall excellent condition. Portfolio in excellent condition, the couple of rubbings and scratches near ages. Seven prints mounted at upper edge on mount with adhesive tape, three with each corners taped to mount. A soft rubbing line in center of 'Valeska Gert' print, visible in raking light. Clown Grock print with creases to lower left corner.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Titles in Porfolio include: Selbst, ca. 1930; Rut Maske, 1927; Portrait W.B., 1928; Kolja Wassilieff Malt Valeska Gert, 1928; Träumende, 1928-1929; Pantoffeln, 1928-1929; Berliner Artistenschule, 1930; Unheimliche Strasse, 1928; Am Strand (Strandleben), 1928; Clown Grock, 1928-1929