Apr 14, 2022 - Sale 2601

Sale 2601 - Lot 6

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
Pattern Glassware. Salt print from a wet plate negative, the image measuring 7 1/2x8 5/8 inches (19x22 cm.), the mount 14 3/4x18 1/4 inches (37.5X46.4 cm.), with Alexander von Minutoli's blind stamp on print recto, and plate numbers in ink on mount recto. 1854

Additional Details

From Alexander von Minutoli, a Prussian civil servant and collector, who established the Minutolishes Institute in Liegnitz to encourage an appreciation for decorative arts; to the Marc and Brigitte Pagneux Collection; and Pierre Bergé

Compared to both William Henry Fox Talbot and Alexander Rodchenko, Belitski's work examines spatial relationships, volume, light, and form.