Lot 233: Hofmann, Friedrich H Frankenthaler Prozellen Vol 1 & 2
November 6, 2016
Gardena, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Hofmann, Friedrich H. 'Frankenthaler Prozellan Vol I & II' F. Bruckmann, Munchen 1911. 1st Edition Ltd Ed Hardcover. Original half vellum with gilt title to spine and head gilt edges. Limited edition 400 copies. The very comprehensive material was prepared in 2 major parts: figures and groups (panels 1-155) / dishes and utensils (plates 156-208). The arrangement is largely chronological, and ordered by modellers. --- The panels are all pieces to the Munich Exhibition (Bayerisches Nationalmuseum 1909) were seen, the numbers of the catalog cited in order there to be able to read details. For all other pieces either the catalog of exhibition in Mannheim (1899) or the catalog of the exhibition in Berlin (1904) is cited.