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“SHE GLEAMS AT US LIKE A MODERN PORCELAIN DOLL”

JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph signed. Head of a Dancer. No place, circa 1970.

Large gelatin silver print of Jacobi’s famous 1929 portrait of dancer Niura Norskaya, a “powerful and classic example” of that artistry that ranks Jacobi “among the foremost portrait photographers” (Otto Steinert), this 11 by 14-inch print signed by Jacobi in her customary penciled hand on the lower corner. $7800.

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“A RELAXED, UNTIDY, SOMEWHAT SELF-INDULGENT, WISE VISIONARY”

(STIEGLITZ, Alfred) JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph. Signed Mat. New York, circa 1930.

Vintage gelatin silver print of Stieglitz, with a large mat signed in the lower corner by Jacobi in her trademark pencil, from a photograph taken at Stieglitz’ New York gallery in 1938, this wonderful portrait capturing the warmth of the legendary American photographer whose work vitally encouraged Jacobi “to develop her personal style and artistic voice.” $7800.

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VINTAGE GELATIN SILVER PRINT OF W.H. AUDEN, SIGNED BY LOTTE JACOBI

JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph signed. Auden. New York, circa 1946.

Vintage gelatin silver print by Lotte Jacobi, signed by her with her embossed “New York” studio stamp in the lower right corner of print recto, her famed 1946 portrait of poet W.H. Auden, his face half in shadow, half in soft light, quietly intent on the open book in his hands. $7500.

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“CELEBRATED FOR THEIR DIRECTNESS, THEIR PENETRATING IMMEDIACY”

JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph signed. Kollwitz. No place, circa 1970.

Large gelatin silver print of the legendary German artist, this rarely seen image of a pensive Kollwitz captured by Jacobi the same day in 1931 as her more common portrait of the artist facing the camera, with Jacobi’s trademark penciled signature at the corner of this 10 by 13-inch print. $7500.

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“AN UNWAVERING PRECISION… ALMOST PAINFUL IN ITS PURITY”

JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph signed. Renger-Patzsch. Wamel, Germany, circa 1963.

Vintage gelatin silver print (measures 8 by 10 inches) of Jacobi’s elegantly composed portrait of her friend and colleague, renowned photographer Albert Renger-Patzsch—”master of the dynamic close-up” (Parr & Badger), signed by Jacobi on print recto. $2600.

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“ONE OF JACOBI’S KEY CONTRIBUTIONS TO HISTORY WAS HER PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITS… OF WEIMAR CULTURE”

JACOBI, Lotte. Photograph signed. Max Gülstorff. Deering, New Hampshire, circa 1970.

Scarce gelatin silver print of popular Weimar film and theatre actor Max Gülstorff, photographed by Jacobi in Berlin circa 1931, this unique proof print (circa 1970) signed by Jacobi on the lower corner of the image, and containing detailed printing instructions on print verso. $1900.

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