A fast growing visual media industry established a new type of photographer - the accomplished photojournalist.
Authenticity and uniqueness of the photographs, provenance is crucial
A selection of photographs from the archive of German Photo Journalist Peter Bock-Schroeder (1913-2001) go on the market for the first time in 2020.
01. Provenance: an important aspect in the art world, and especially in the world of art photography.
02. Uniqueness: the sale of the photos is strictly regulated.
03. Originality: the pictures go on the market for the first time.
04. Quality: All originals are handmade gelatin silver prints.
05. Investment: the choice to own art is an investment.
Among the photographs offered for sale are Vintage Prints made by Peter Bock-Schroeder in the 1950's/60's, as well as limited edition Modern Prints, printed from the original negatives in museum quality by Jans Bock-Schroeder (son of the photographer, and managing director of the Bock-Schroeder Foundation). They bear the edition number, print date, the PBS copyright stamp and the signature of Jans Bock-Schroeder verso.
The exclusivity of this collection and the time of sale make a purchase particularly interesting. In contrast to the works of many other master photographers whose works have been on the market for years and whose genuineness cannot always be determined with accuracy.
Buying fine art photography online has become the new norm on our exclusive art marketplace for works presented by the Bock-Schroeder Foundation.
The Bock-Schroeder Foundation can guarantee the authenticity and uniqueness of the photographs available.
Provenance is crucial in establishing whether a photograph is not a forgery. Therefor a purchase from the Bock Schroeder Foundation is the safest way to purchase an original and authentic piece.
The prices of the items in the editions change with each sale, as they become progressively more limited. The more limited, the more expensive a printed fine art photograph from an edition will become.
In addition to the sale of original photographs, we produce Editions Boxes with selected themes.
The acquisition of a new original work shapes your perspective, your inspiration and your consciousness as a collector. Photography and its associated potential in the visual cultural context has never been stronger and more important than it is today.
Collectors play an essential role in this development.The Bock-Schroeder Foundation is committed to assist collectors through every aspect of this journey.
The Bock Schroeder Foundation collaborates with private and commercial clients to help build unique world-class art collections and provides advice to the acquisition departments of museums and public collections worldwide.
We know that collecting photography is a personal experience and we want our collectors to appreciate the ultimate fulfilment, both when purchasing and possessing a unique masterpiece from the archive of Peter Bock-Schroeder.
The art of photography can lead us to reflect on our own history. A great picture moves us, it makes us sigh. Find your personal favourite in this exclusive collection, managed by the photographer's son.
Unique: One of a kind piece, created by Peter Bock-Schroeder (1913-2001)
Limited edition: Original works created in limited edition, supervised by Jans Bock-Schroeder.
Made-to-order: A hand made photograph that is made-to-order.