August Sander - Autoportrait (detail) - 1925

August Sander

Germany 1876 - 1964

Photography

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August Sander
August Sander
Male
Germany
1876
September 7, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

August Sander was a German photographer who spent his life documenting his fellow countrymen in straightforward, dignified portraits. He has been described as “the most important German portrait photographer of the early twentieth century.”