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    Sale 12204

    Photographs

    5 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 212

    Erwin Blumenfeld (1897–1969)

    Nude under Wet Silk, Paris, c. 1937

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Erwin Blumenfeld (1897–1969)
    Nude under Wet Silk, Paris, c. 1937
    gelatin silver print, printed 1960s
    annotated 'LOT A: 3' in ink (verso)
    image/sheet: 13 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (33.6 x 26.3 cm.)


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    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Erwin Blumenfeld, Folkwang Museum, Essen, 1988, p. 26.
    William A. Ewing and Marina Schinz, Blumenfeld Photographs: A Passion for Beauty, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1996, pl. 61 (variant).
    Yorick Blumenfeld, The Naked and the Veiled: Photographic Nudes of Erwin Blumenfeld, Thames & Hudson, London, 1999, p. 85.