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Company: Contemporary Works / Vintage Works, Ltd.
258 Inverness Circle
Chalfont, PA 18914 USA
Ref.#: 8584Price: $2,000
Medium: Silver printMount: unmountedPhoto Date: 1953Print Date: 1953Dimensions: 15-11/16 x 11-3/4 in. (398 x 298 mm)Photo Country: HungaryPhotographer Country: Hungary
A touchingly human portrait. Stamped and labeled with photographer's infomation on verso. Titled and dated in unknown hand, possibly the photographer's. Marian (sometimes known as Marianne) Reismann was born December 23, 1911 in Szombathely, Hungary. She exhibited at the influential "International Photographic Exhibition, Budapest: Centenary of Daguerre, 1837-1937". She was active primarily from the1930s-1950s. Her brother Janos Reismann was also a photographer. She is mentioned in the book by Kincses, Karoly, "Photographs Made in Hungary". She died in Budapest on September 28, 1991. See: Franka Berndt Bastille, Fragments d'un Discours sous Influences, Hongrie 1925-1955, Novembre-Decembre 1990, p.3. Shipping and insurance costs will be added to the price and must be paid for by the buyer. Pennsylvania buyers must pay appropriate local sales tax. International clients are responsible for their VAT and other custom's oriented charges.