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Herbert Matter (American/Swiss, 1907–1984)
LOT ID: 75468
Model in Flowers, 1950

Chromogenic Print (C-print)
14 х 11 in. (35.56 x 27.94 cm.)
Stamped, verso.
Print/Casting Year ie. circa 1950
Lot description
Herbert Matter, Model in Flowers, 1950. Vintage c-print, image size is 14 x 11 inches (35.6 x 27.9 cm). Stamped.

Herbert Matter (1907-1984) was a Swiss-born American photographer and graphic designer known for his pioneering use of photomontage in commercial art. The designer's innovative and experimental work helped shape the vocabulary of 20th-century graphic design. As a photographer, Matter won acclaim for his purely visual approach. A master technician, he used every method available to achieve his vision of light, form and texture. Manipulation of the negative, retouching, cropping, enlarging and light drawing are some of the techniques he used to achieve the fresh, enigmatic form he sought in his still lifes, landscapes, nudes and portraits.
Model in Flowers by Herbert Matter
  • Model in Flowers by Herbert Matter
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