Sewcz, Hans Martin: Große Hamburger Straße
"Große Hamburger Straße, an der Sophienkirche". 1979/printed later. Panoramic gelatin silver print. 24 x 57 cm (33 x 60 cm). Signed, titled and dated by the photographer in pencil, as well as photographer's stamp on the verso.
Hans-Martin Sewcz studied at the Academy of Visual Arts in Leipzig. One of his main topics is former East Germany and other East-Bloc countries. He has had numerous exhibitions and his work is in various collections such as the Berlinische Galerie, the Deutsches Historisches Museum, the Kunstsammlung Deutscher Bundestag, the Stuttgart State Gallery and the Deutsche Bank AG Frankfurt a. Main Collection. His work was also shown in the exhibition "Das Gesicht des XX. Jahrhunderts" at the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin. - A few minimal retouched spots, otherwise in excellent condition.
Lit.: Marc Barbey (ed.). Hans Martin Sewcz. Berlin-Mitte, Mai 1979, Berlin 2011, ill. pp 16-17.