12 October 2000
PROPERTY FROM A CALIFORNIA COLLECTION
JAROMIR FUNKE (1896-1945)
Gelatin silver print. 1923.
9¼ x 11½in. (23.5 x 29.2cm.) Framed.
With Birgit Filzmaier, Zollikon, Switzerland;
to a Private European Collector;
Property from a European Collection, Christie's, New York, 5 April 2000, lot 168;
to the present owner.
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See: Tucker, Kirschner, et al.; Czech Modernism, 1900-1945, "Modern Czech Photography", p. 117 for a variant study of this composition.
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