born Hugo Höppener


The Daulton Collection owns one of the world's largest collections of art and archival material relating to the artist Fidus, born Hugo Höppener (Lübeck 1868-1948 Woltersdorf bei Berlin).

Betty Siebauer

Portrait of Fidus, Looking Toward the Light

circa 1914-1919

gelatin silver photograph on photo paper, mounted on beige cardboard

22 x 16,5 cm

with the photographer's blind stamp "Betty Siebauer" lower right

with the photographer's stamp on the reverse of the cardboard

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Large format photography by Betty Siebauer, Berlin-Charlottenburg, Waitzstraße 9.

"With bright eyes and a calm, relaxed expression, his head slightly raised, the artist looks up towards the light - a programmatic expression for the light seeker Fidus."  B



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