13 October 1992,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 3,850
USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
THEODORE ROSZAK (1907-1981)
Gelatin silver print photogram. 1937-41. Stamped facsimile signature and initialed by Sara Jane Roszak in pencil on the verso.
4¾ x 3 5/8in. Framed.
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Influenced early in his career by Constructivist principles as put forth in Laszlo Moholy-Nagy's book, The New Vision, Roszak became one of the first American proponents of this aesthetic in his experimental work with photograms at the Design Laboratory in New York.
Theodore Roszak, New York: Zabriskie Gallery, 1984, cover and fig. XVII; see Photography: A Facet of Modernism, p. 60 for this and additional information about Roszak.
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