FRANTIŠEK DRTIKOL (1883–1961) Nude, 1927
pigment print, mounted on board
blindstamped photographer's copyright credit (recto); signed and dated in pencil (mount, recto); variously numbered in pencil/ink (mount, verso)
image/sheet: 11 1/4 x 9 in. (28.5 x 22.8 cm.)
mount: 18 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. (47 x 31.7 cm.)
Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York;
Private collection, New York;
acquired from the above by the present owner, 2011.
Anna Fárová, František Drtikol: Etapy zivota a fotografického díla/ Secese, Art deco, Abstrakce, vol. 1, Svet, Prague, 2012, ill. 199.
'A photographer is a composer of light, searching for melodies that would please the soul, that would find an expression for our feelings.' –František Drtikol
Important Photographs from the Collection of Donald and Alice Lappé