4 October 1999
EMIL OTTO HOPP (1878-1972)
Hopp, Emil Otto
Black and White
Gelatin silver print. 1930s. Titled in pencil and credit stamp on the verso.
11.7/8 x 8.1/8in. (30.2 x 20.5cm.)
Property of European Collectors, Photographs, Christie's, New York, 8 April 1998, lot 55.
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