Josef Sudek was particularly fond of how glass reflects light. Does something look wrong with this image? This record has been reviewed by our curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. 5 Howick Place | London | SW1P 1WG. After the war he studied photography for two years in Prague under Jaromir Funke. This listening to music shows up in my work like a reflection in a mirror. Learn more about the piece and artist, and its final selling price Does something look wrong with this image? Because of © restrictions, we can only show you a small image of this artwork. This project, The Window of My Studio, meditates on the frost, dew, and dirt that accumulate on the window’s glass, and the still lifes that emerge in the margins. His first Western show was at George Eastman House in 1974 and he published 16 books during his life. This is why the windows of his studio, where he spent much of his time, inspired him — especially when the glass was foggy or wet with droplets of rain or dew. This record has been reviewed by our curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Greatly concerned with print quality, Sudek preferred to make large-format contact prints of his work and experimented with the demanding technique of pigment printing. During the First World War he was drafted into the Austro-Hungarian Army in 1915 and served on the Italian Front until he was wounded in the right arm in 1916 which led to the limb being amputated at the shoulder. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@artsmia.org. 3099067 I relax and the world looks less unpleasant, and I can see that all around there is beauty, such as music.” (Josef Sudek) - Serving the Design & Decor trades for over 20 years. Meredith Fisher Handy et al. View Josef Sudek’s 1,957 artworks on artnet. By closing this message, you are consenting to our use of cookies. Does something look wrong with this image? View Glass by Josef Sudek sold at Photographs on 8 November 2012
London. We use cookies to improve your website experience. His copious productions of still-life attest to this. For me it is music. Always pushing at the bound… This record has been reviewed by our curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Josef Sudek was particularly fond of how glass reflects light. Josef Sudek lived in perhaps one of the most unstable times and one of the most unstable countries of the 20th Century. When considered as cohesive projects, Sudek’s photographs reveal a complex internal phenomenology – one that relates to our own being in the world. This project, The Window of My Studio, meditates on the frost, dew, and dirt that accumulate on the window’s glass, and the still lifes that emerge in the margins. Josef Sudek (CZECHOSLOVAKIAN, 1896 – 1976) ... and the window-glass that led to his garden (the famous The Window of My Atelier series). JOSEF SUDEK (Lots 78 - 91) “If you take photography seriously you must also get interested in another art form. Glass, an object that reveals, reflects, and transforms its surroundings, becomes a promising metaphor for embodied human perception. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. Born in Bohemia (part of today’s Czech Republic), Sudek was originally apprenticed to a bookbinder and it was his sister who was to become the photographer. These records are frequently revised and enhanced. Part of his photographic output was transferred to the MDA in Prague in the years 1978–1988. The Josef Sudek Gallery (Czech: Galerie Josefa Sudka) is near Hradčany (Úvoz 24) in Prague, in a house where Josef Sudek (b. I argue that the abstract glazed surface and the repetitive nature of Sudek’s windows exemplifies Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s description of a multifaceted and infinitely variable object. Sudek’s focus on the often opaque pane becomes an analogy for the limits of human vision. Original vintage artworks from RoGallery. Sudek photographed many every-day objects such as glasses, flowers, and mirrors. These records are frequently revised and enhanced. Registered in England & Wales No. Executed in 1950, Still Life With Glasses by Josef Sudek, pictures two glasses; the glass to the right is darker and holds an old rose and a clear, crystal glass sits behind the other on the table. 2017/02/02 - このピンは、#Fancy Boy - click clickさんが見つけました。あなたも Pinterest で自分だけのピンを見つけて保存しましょう! Over fourteen years, Czech photographer Josef Sudek photographed three windows in his small ramshackle Prague studio at least a hundred times. Josef Sudek Czech Republic 1896 - 1976 ... Sudek stayed close to home developing his new interest in using contact prints direct from the glass plate. Josef Sudek (17 March 1896, Kolín, Bohemia – 15 September 1976, Prague) was a Czech photographer, best known for his photographs of Prague. This article takes Sudek’s persistent and even obsessive use of glass in his still lifes seriously. His army disability pension gave him leeway to make art, and he worked during the 1920s in the romantic Pictorialiststyle. Over fourteen years, Czech photographer Josef Sudek photographed three windows in his small ramshackle Prague studio at least a hundred times. Sudek was born in Kolín, Bohemia. His engagement with his subjects, similar to a painterly relationship with the world, allows for a slower philosophical exploration of the world through photography. (39.85 x 30 cm) (sheet). © Estate of Josef Sudek %2F Divadelni a Literarni Agentura %28DILIA%29, Bequest of Harry Drakeexpand_more  2013.35.174. This is an authentic (NOT a computer scanned reprint ), genuine 1956 photogravure print (also known as héliogravure) from an image by the renowned Czech photographic master Josef Sudek. Josef Sudek was a Czech photographer best known for his elegiac black-and-white images of Prague, interiors, still lifes, and the landscapes of Bohemian forests. Register to receive personalised research and resources by email, Windows Onto Things: The Phenomenology of Glass in Josef Sudek’s Photography, /doi/full/10.1080/03087298.2018.1492680?needAccess=true. Originally a bookbinder, Sudek was badly injured during action by the Hungarian Army on the Italian Front of World War I in 1916. This is why the windows of his studio, where he spent much of his time, inspired him — especially when the glass was foggy or wet with droplets of rain or dew. He began varying cycles of photographs such as 'A walk in my garden' 1940-76 and 'The window of my studio' 1940-54. Click here to see the machine readable JSON data that underpins this page. These records are frequently revised and enhanced. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@artsmia.org.. Photographer: Josef Sudek (Czech, 1896 - 1976) - world renowned photographic artist whose subject matter ranged from landscapes and nudes to still life and intimate garden scenes. Please see the listed item specifics above for the details and message us with any questions. Please be advised that due to recent global concerns, there may be fulfillment delays during the post-sale process. He was originally a bookbinder. 1896 Kolín, d. 1976 Prague) lived from 1959 until his death. Sudek’s window series led to a long rumination on the phenomenology of glass through photographs. His following two projects (Still Lifes and Labyrinths) revolve around still-life photographs of glass panes, cups, vases, and lenses.