Offered here is an original albumen print of nude male wrestlers, circa 1890, by photographer Baron Wilhelm von Gloeden. Retains label verso from the Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, on Madison Avenue in New York City. Sight size of image is 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches. The overall framed size is 12 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches.
Condition is very good with clean matting and metal framing. Von Gloeden -Nude Wrestlers -Vintage Photograph c. This photograph was likely from the Pfeifer Gallery exhibition in 1978, "The Male Nude", which featured works by von Gloeden, as well as other well known photographers. He is mostly known for his pastoral nude studies of Sicilian boys, which usually featured props such as wreaths or amphoras suggesting a setting in the Greece or Italy of antiquity.Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "Von Gloeden -Nude Wrestlers -Vintage Photograph c. 1890 -NY Gallery Provenance" is in sale since Friday, January 15, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Art Photographs". The seller is "ibuyart" and is located in American Canyon, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Singapore, Norway, Ukraine, Croatia, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Maldives, Pakistan, Viet nam.