Nicola Perscheid



gelatin silver print


Nicola Perscheid (Moselweiss near Koblenz 1864–1930 Berlin)






vintage sepia-toned gelatin silver print 

22,5 x 17 cm

mounted along upper edge to card; mounted again on thick card

signed, dated, and dedicated in pencil below the image on the mount: "Seinem treuen Freunde Dr. H. Buergel Goodwin N. Perscheid, Mai 1919" ["To my loyal friend Dr. H. Buergel Goodwin, N. Perscheid, May 1919"] 

Condition: some oxidation mirroring in edges; otherwise in excellent condition.

"An impressive self-portrait of the photographer who was known for his theatrical nature. The dedication on the mount is to the German-born Swedish photographer H. Buergel Goodwin [Henry B Goodwin (Munich 1878-1931 Stockholm] who studied with Perscheid in 1903, and the two remained close friends."  B [English translation from Original German source]. 



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