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Friedrich Seidenstücker: Of Hippos and other Humans at Berlinische Galerie

Blog entry by Anna Freedman – in Berlin; Thursday, October 27, 2011.

Fredrich Seidenstücker had a particular quirkiness when it came to taking photographs. Having taken interest in what others may consider distinctly mundane, he made a niche for himself in street and animal photography. He was most successful commercially in the years prior to WWII, at a time when his optimism and sense of humor could be reflected by society as a whole…

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