Erwin Blumenfeld - Photographs London Tuesday, May 7, 2013 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Henry Blumenfeld, the artist's son
    James Danziger Gallery, New York
    Sotheby's, New York, Important Photographs from a Private Collection, 27 April 2004, lot 30

  • Literature

    E. Blumenfeld, Blumenfeld: My One Hundred Best Photos, London: A. Zwenner, 1981, p. 133
    W. A. Ewing, M. Schinz, Blumenfeld: A Fetish for Beauty, London: Thames & Hudson, 1996, pl. 61
    Y. Blumenfeld, The Naked and the Veiled: The Photographic Nudes of Blumenfeld, London: Thames & Hudson, 1999, p. 85 (variant)


Nude Under Wet Silk, Paris

circa 1937
Gelatin silver print, printed 1950s.
34.3 x 26.7 cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in)
Signed and annotated 'original print by Erwin Blumenfeld' by Henry Blumenfeld, the artist's son, in ink on the verso.

£7,000 - 9,000 

Sold for £8,125

Contact Specialist
Lou Proud
Head of Photographs, London
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London 8 May 2013 4pm