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Elsa Thiemann 
Base leaves of Clivia 
1930
  
Gelatin silver print, ferrotyped, on ivory paper 
18 x 13 cm 
  
Bassenge Photography Auctions 
Photography, 6 June 2018, Lot: 4348 
  
 
LL/82640 
  
In the 1930s-40s Elsa Thiemann made detail studies of various everyday objects which were also published in magazines as "Rätselbilder" (mystery images). This and the following image is from that series.
 
Lit.: Elsa Thiemann: Fotografin, Bauhaus und Berlin. Berlin 2004, see pp. 62 - 67. 
 

 
  
 
  
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