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    Sale 7471

    Valuable Printed Books and Manuscripts

    14 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 41

    FREUD, Sigmund (1856-1939). Portrait photograph signed and dated (at bottom right of image, 'Sigm. Freud 1922'), the bust-length image with blind stamp at lower left corner by the photographer, Max Halberstadt, Hamburg, 300 x 232mm (slight silvering at left and lower margins).

    Price Realised  

    FREUD, Sigmund (1856-1939). Portrait photograph signed and dated (at bottom right of image, 'Sigm. Freud 1922'), the bust-length image with blind stamp at lower left corner by the photographer, Max Halberstadt, Hamburg, 300 x 232mm (slight silvering at left and lower margins).

    The photographer, Max Halbertadt (1882-1940), was the widower of Freud's daughter Sophie (his 'Sonntagskind'), who had died in 1920 while pregnant with their third child.


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