Gelatin silver print (printed 1974)
Image: 28.5 x 20.7 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.); Paper: 28.5 x 20.7 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.); Mounted: 54.7 x 44.7 cm (21 9/16 x 17 5/8 in.)
Gift of Holly and James Bogin 2017.306
Sander attempted to document the entire spectrum of German society between the two world wars through portraits. He was attempting to find characteristics that typified a profession or social class, yet also strove to maintain a sense of each sitter’s individuality. Sander photographed Heinrich Hoerle (German, 1895–1936) in his studio in the act of drawing Hein Domgörgen (1898–1972), the dominant German middleweight boxer in the 1920s.
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