Josef Sudek Chairs (from the "Notes" series)

Price $5,500

Ref.# 12883

Medium Silver print

Mount unmounted

Photo Date 1930s  Print Date 1960s

Dimensions 2-1/4 x 3-1/4 in. (57 x 83 mm)

Photo Country Czech Republic

Photographer Country Czech Republic

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About This Image

A small gem of a contact print with Sudek's signature, in pencil, on recto. Provenance: artist; collection of Jan Ampalík, Sudek's friend.

One of the many images made in the garden of the architect Otto Rothmayer, often called 'The Magic Garden'. Sudek met Rothmayer while photographing at the Prague Castle. The beauty of Rothmayer's garden was well known, so Sudek accepted Rothmayer's request to come and photograph the chairs in his garden. The two remained close friends until Rothmayer's death.

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