Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 1132

 
Karl Lorenz - Turmpresse Die Verkündigung

1132
Karl Lorenz
Turmpresse Die Verkündigung, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 864 / $ 950

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Lorenz, K., Die Verkündigung. Series of 8 (3 signed) hand-colored orig. woodcuts . (Malente-Gremsmühlen), Turmpresse 1926. Loose sheets in paper wrapper title in blue watercolor by K. Lorenz. 4to.

Rodenberg II, 63. - Erste Festgabe der Turmpresse. - Presumably a personal preprint for Gustav Schiefler as a Christmas greeting in 1926. Each sheet with marginal bars, also in form of hand-colored woodcuts. On firm creme Japon. Size of prints ca. 19 : 12 cm, size of paper ca. 30 : 19,5 cm. Margin with slight traces of dirt. - Attached: 1 autographed and signed letter by Karl Lorenz to Gustav Schiefler and his wife, dated 21 December 1926. 2 pp. Christmas greetings as well as thanks for a flashlight that he had borrowed after a visit.

1132
Karl Lorenz
Turmpresse Die Verkündigung, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 864 / $ 950

(incl. 20% surcharge)