Apr 19, 2018 - Sale 2474

Sale 2474 - Lot 247

Price Realized: $ 10,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,500
A mini-archive related to Fritz Lang's cult classic sci-fi film Metropolis, with 9 photographs and assorted ephemera.
Silver prints, the images measuring 8 1/2x11 inches (21.6x27.9 cm.), the sheets slightly larger, with UFA and numeric credits in the negative and a Metropolis hand stamp on verso; in the original PR's agency mailing envelope. 1927

WITH--Metropolis magazine. Ilustrated, with text in German. 8vo, photo-pictorial wrappers, vertical crease through covers and text block; rear cover discolored. 1927

AND--La Petite Illustration, the Metropolis issue. Illustrated, with text in French. Tall 4to, photo pictorial wrappers, faintly foxed. 1928

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