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Rolf Tietgens - Der Hafen - 1939

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Photography - Quantity: 1 - Dust jacket - Book

Object: Book (More lots)
Number of Books: 1
Subject: Photography
Author/ Illustrator: Rolf Tietgens
Book Title: Der Hafen
Condition: Very good
Publication year oldest item: 1939
Edition: 1st Edition
Language: German
Original language: Yes
Publisher: Ellermann, Hamburg
Binding/ Material: Softback
Extras: Dust jacket
Number of pages: 95
Dimensions: 24×18 cm

Published in May 1939, five months after Tietgens fled from Nazi Germany to America, this amazing example of 1930s Neue Sachlichkeit photography documents the port of Hamburg. Published in only 6000 copies by Ellermann, before the outbreak of WW2 stopped publication, this book is a high point of New Objectivity in German photography.

With 84 photographs documenting all aspects of Hamburg, from the dock workers, ships and the nightlife of the port, this strong book is an amazing example of the New Vision in documentary photography.

Listed in Wiegand, Deutschland in Fotobuch , pages 378 - 379

Condition:
Very good. Binding tight, interior fresh and clean. Very rare dust jacket is present. Small tears on dust jacket but in very good condition. Please examine photos carefully for condition.

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