SRI LANKA WENDT (LIONEL) Two studies of Sri Lankan men

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Lot 88
SRI LANKA
WENDT (LIONEL) Two studies of Sri Lankan men

Sold for £ 1,560 (US$ 2,172) inc. premium
SRI LANKA
WENDT (LIONEL) Two studies of Sri Lankan men, gelatin silver prints, approximately 360 x 260mm., 1930s (2)

Footnotes

  • The Sri Lankan photographs of Lionel Wendt (1900-1944) "are full of love for the traditional cultures and tropical nature of his homeland. Especially, through his male nude photographs, we get a strong impression and see Wendt's unique gaze" (Yasunaga Koichi, introduction to exhibition catalogue, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan, August 2003).
SRI LANKA WENDT (LIONEL) Two studies of Sri Lankan men
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