Catching Fish by Otto Rau


Brand: PhotoSeed Gallery

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A group of men work together to pull in a catch of fish using a large cast net from the shoreline in this dynamic composition taken by German pictorial photographer Otto Rau. Titled Fischzug, or "Catching Fish" within the lower plate margin, this vintage hand-pulled photogravure was printed in 1897 and included in the important German publication Die Kunst in der Photographie.


Printed: 1897


Condition: Very Good.

Foxing to several areas of plate margins. Please inspect both photographs with listing. (please email if you require additional photos)



image:    10.6 x 20.7 cm

support:  25.8 x 33.9 cm


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