Wolff, Dr. Paul: Winter
Winter. 1930s. Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print. 24 x 15,6 cm. Photographer's stamp, Schostal agency label and Wiener Photo-Kurier stamp and annotated in pencil on the verso.
Dr. Paul Wolff began photographing with a Leica camera as of 1926 and soon became known as "Master of the Leica". He also took part in the seminal "Film und Foto" exhibition in Stuttgart 1928 and his early work shows the 'Neues Sehen' aesthetic in photography. - Lightly bumped along the edges, small tear upper center, slight fold upper right corner, otherwise in very good condition.
Lit.: Monika Faber/ Klaus Albrecht Schröder (eds.). Das Auge und der Apparat. Die Fotosammlung der Albertina. Ostfildern 2003.