August Sander

German, 1876–1964

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August Sander

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German, 1876–1964

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$6,250
Pastry Chef, 1928, 1995
Sold on Dec 15, 2020
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gelatin silver print with black borders
17.1 x 26.0 cm
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$6,250
Auction Sale
Dec 15, 2020
Sotheby's
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gelatin silver print with black borders, the photographer's 'Köln Lindenthal' blindstamp on the image, signed and dated by Gerd Sander, the photographer's grandson, in pencil and the archive stamp, with numerical notations and edition ‘11 [/12]’ in ink, on the reverse, circa 1928, printed posthumously in 1995 image: 10 ¼ by 6 ¾ in. (26 by 17.1 cm.)
Pastry Chef, 1928, 1995
gelatin silver print with black borders
Dec 15, 2020
Sotheby's
$6,250
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17.1 x 26.0 cm
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Dec 15, 2020
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$6,250
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gelatin silver print with black borders, the photographer's 'Köln Lindenthal' blindstamp on the image, signed and dated by Gerd Sander, the photographer's grandson, in pencil and the archive stamp, with numerical notations and edition ‘11 [/12]’ in ink, on the reverse, circa 1928, printed posthumously in 1995 image: 10 ¼ by 6 ¾ in. (26 by 17.1 cm.)
$3,000
Farmer on His Way to Church, 1930
Sold on Nov 27, 2020
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gelatin silver print with black borders
16.5 x 26.0 cm
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$3,000
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Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
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gelatin silver print with black borders, the photographer's 'Köln Lindenthal' blindstamp on the image, signed and dated by Gerd Sander, the photographer's grandson, in pencil, and the archive stamp, with numerical notations and edition '2/[12]' in ink, on the reverse, tipped to a paper mount, an ' Menschen Des Zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts' label and Sander Archive stamp, with edition number in ink, on the reverse, 1930, printed posthumously in 1990 image: 10 1/4 by 6 1/2 in. (26 by 16.5 cm.)
Farmer on His Way to Church, 1930
gelatin silver print with black borders
Nov 27, 2020
Sotheby's
$3,000
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16.5 x 26.0 cm
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Nov 27, 2020
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$3,000
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gelatin silver print with black borders, the photographer's 'Köln Lindenthal' blindstamp on the image, signed and dated by Gerd Sander, the photographer's grandson, in pencil, and the archive stamp, with numerical notations and edition '2/[12]' in ink, on the reverse, tipped to a paper mount, an ' Menschen Des Zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts' label and Sander Archive stamp, with edition number in ink, on the reverse, 1930, printed posthumously in 1990 image: 10 1/4 by 6 1/2 in. (26 by 16.5 cm.)
SEK kr7,000
"The Pharmacist, Linz, 1931", 1931
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
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gelatin silver print
18.0 x 24.0 cm
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SEK kr7,000
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Nov 10, 2020
Bukowskis
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"The Pharmacist, Linz, 1931" Printed in 1980 by Gunther Sander for Aperture. Signed Gunther Sander and numbered 200/400 on verso. Gelatin silver print, image 24 x 18 cm. Sheet 24.7 x 18.6 cm.
"The Pharmacist, Linz, 1931", 1931
gelatin silver print
Nov 10, 2020
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SEK kr7,000
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18.0 x 24.0 cm
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SEK kr7,000
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"The Pharmacist, Linz, 1931" Printed in 1980 by Gunther Sander for Aperture. Signed Gunther Sander and numbered 200/400 on verso. Gelatin silver print, image 24 x 18 cm. Sheet 24.7 x 18.6 cm.
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The wife of the architect Heinz Lüttgen, Cologne, c. 1928, 1936
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
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gelatin silver print, mounted on cardboard
16.9 x 22.4 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
Christie's
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tirage argentique, tiré avant 1936, monté sur support cartonné timbre sec du photographe (image); annoté 'by Sander, taken 1929' au crayon (montage, recto) image/feuille : 22.4 x 16.9 cm. (8 ¾ x 6 5/8 in.) montage : 43.2 x 34 cm. (17 x 13 3/8 in.)
The wife of the architect Heinz Lüttgen, Cologne, c. 1928, 1936
gelatin silver print, mounted on cardboard
Nov 10, 2020
Christie's
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16.9 x 22.4 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
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tirage argentique, tiré avant 1936, monté sur support cartonné timbre sec du photographe (image); annoté 'by Sander, taken 1929' au crayon (montage, recto) image/feuille : 22.4 x 16.9 cm. (8 ¾ x 6 5/8 in.) montage : 43.2 x 34 cm. (17 x 13 3/8 in.)
SEK kr36,000
"Sekretärin beim Westdeutschen Rundfunk in Köln (Secretary at West German Radio in Cologne)", 1931, 1931
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
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gelatin silver print
21.0 x 29.5 cm
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SEK kr36,000
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Nov 10, 2020
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"Sekretärin beim Westdeutschen Rundfunk in Köln (Secretary at West German Radio in Cologne)", 1931 Printed in 1979 by Gunther Sander for Aperture. Signed Gunther Sander on verso. Embossed stamp "Aug. Sander, Lindenthal, Köln". Gelatin silver print, image 29.5 x 21 cm. Sheet 30.3 x 23.7 cm.
"Sekretärin beim Westdeutschen Rundfunk in Köln (Secretary at West German Radio in Cologne)", 1931, 1931
gelatin silver print
Nov 10, 2020
Bukowskis
SEK kr36,000
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21.0 x 29.5 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
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SEK kr36,000
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"Sekretärin beim Westdeutschen Rundfunk in Köln (Secretary at West German Radio in Cologne)", 1931 Printed in 1979 by Gunther Sander for Aperture. Signed Gunther Sander on verso. Embossed stamp "Aug. Sander, Lindenthal, Köln". Gelatin silver print, image 29.5 x 21 cm. Sheet 30.3 x 23.7 cm.
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‘Face of Time’ , 1929
Sold on Oct 28, 2020
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Oct 28, 2020
Dorotheum
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60 plates in original yellow linen cover, 4 °, first edition
‘Face of Time’ , 1929
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Oct 28, 2020
Dorotheum
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60 plates in original yellow linen cover, 4 °, first edition
£3,750
'PAINTER (GOTTFRIED BROCKMANN)', 1924; AND 'DANCER (RAOUL HAUSMANN)', 1938, 1924
Sold on Oct 7, 2020
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Two silver prints, flush-mounted onto card
21.0 x 28.9 cm
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£3,750
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Oct 7, 2020
Sotheby's
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Two silver prints, printed 1974, flush-mounted onto card. Each with the photographer's 'Aug. Sander Köln–Lindenthal’ blind-stamp on the image. Each signed and numbered ‘16 [/75]’ in pencil by Gunther Sander, the photographer’s son, in the Schirmer, Mosel Müchen blind-stamp on the card verso. Mounted and framed. Each image 28.9 x 21 cm (11⅜ x 8 1/4in.); Each mount 54.7 x 44.7 cm (21½ x 17 5/8in.)
'PAINTER (GOTTFRIED BROCKMANN)', 1924; AND 'DANCER (RAOUL HAUSMANN)', 1938, 1924
Two silver prints, flush-mounted onto card
Oct 7, 2020
Sotheby's
£3,750
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21.0 x 28.9 cm
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Oct 7, 2020
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£3,750
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Two silver prints, printed 1974, flush-mounted onto card. Each with the photographer's 'Aug. Sander Köln–Lindenthal’ blind-stamp on the image. Each signed and numbered ‘16 [/75]’ in pencil by Gunther Sander, the photographer’s son, in the Schirmer, Mosel Müchen blind-stamp on the card verso. Mounted and framed. Each image 28.9 x 21 cm (11⅜ x 8 1/4in.); Each mount 54.7 x 44.7 cm (21½ x 17 5/8in.)
$8,750
THREE YOUNG FARMERS ON THEIR WAY TO A DANCE, WESTERWALD, 1914
Sold on Jul 14, 2020
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gelatin silver print
17.8 x 25.7 cm
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$8,750
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Jul 14, 2020
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THREE YOUNG FARMERS ON THEIR WAY TO A DANCE, WESTERWALD, 1914
gelatin silver print
Jul 14, 2020
Sotheby's
$8,750
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17.8 x 25.7 cm
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$8,750
$6,000
PASTRY CHEF, 1928
Sold on Jul 14, 2020
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gelatin silver print
19.1 x 26.0 cm
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$6,000
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Jul 14, 2020
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PASTRY CHEF, 1928
gelatin silver print
Jul 14, 2020
Sotheby's
$6,000
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19.1 x 26.0 cm
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Jul 14, 2020
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$6,000
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FARMER ON HIS WAY TO CHURCH, 1930
Sold on Jul 14, 2020
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gelatin silver print
16.5 x 26.0 cm
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Jul 14, 2020
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FARMER ON HIS WAY TO CHURCH, 1930
gelatin silver print
Jul 14, 2020
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16.5 x 26.0 cm
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Jul 14, 2020
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