HANNAH HOCH – FISHERSFRAU

Hannah Höch ( November 1, 1889 – May 31, 1978) was a German Dada artist. She is best known for her work of the Weimar period, when she was one of the originators of photomontage.

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Fishersfrau is a Hoch work  […] Many of her pieces sardonically critiqued the mass culture beauty industry at the time, gaining significant momentum in mass media through the rise of fashion and advertising photography. (wikipedia)[…].

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I liked it immediately, I said it must be mine, so I bought it.

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Paper, photo and leather Collage. Dimensions 26,8 x 34 cm.  Frame should be contemporary. It should be made during Weimar period. Provenance: I bought  it 2 years ago, no other information.

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