Lot 349: Der Mörder Dimitri Karamasoff. 1931
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JOSEF FENNEKER (1895-1956) Size: 37 1/8 x 55 3/4 in./94.2 x 144.7 cm Paul Grannick, Berlin The Murder of Dimitri Karamazov is a German cinematic drama based on parts of Dostoyevsky's famed The Brothers Karamazov. It is considered a tour de force in Expressionist filmmaking, with stellar performances by both Fritz Kortner and Anna Stein. The poster itself is a departure from the typical Fenneker composition, setting the stars against a bright yellow backdrop instead of his typical black background. (film)
Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at folds.
Dimensions: 37 1/8 x 55 3/4 in./94.2 x 144.7 cm
Artist or Maker: JOSEF FENNEKER (1895-1956)