Lot 624: Odeon Casino. 1911
30 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: WALTER SCHNACKENBERG (1880-1961) Size: 35 3/4 x 47 3/4 in./90.7 x 121.3 cm Dr. C. Wolf und Sohn, München Schnackenberg often referred to his posters as "suggestive dreams" - and this design in particular exudes an otherworldly glamour, the pure fantasy of prewar German nightlife. This is the first of two images he would create for the Munich café, both rare and intoxicating representations of a seedy yet irresistible world. (great art deco)
Condition Report: B/ Restored losses at corners. Framed.
Dimensions: 35 3/4 x 47 3/4 in./90.7 x 121.3 cm
Artist or Maker: WALTER SCHNACKENBERG (1880-1961)