Ohne Titel. 1969. Gelatin silver print. Signed, dated and inscribed "A. P.". Artist proof aside from the edition. On firm wove paper. 51 x 50.5 cm (20 x 19.8 in). Sheet: 60,5 x 50,5 cm (23,8 x 19,9 in). Proof from 1988/1990. [CH]. • Polke's photograhy currently sees a renaissance, Galerie Max Hetzler in Berlin showed a comprehensive exhibition this year • In his early photographs Polke shows alchimist approach towards the medium • He breaks the rules of classic photography.
We are grateful to Michael Trier for his kind support in cataloging this lot.
PROVENANCE: Berlin Projects, Berlin. Private collection Great Britain (acquired from aforementioned in 2001).