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Hidden Beauty
Building and sculpture of the Ostmark 

Rare Kruckenhauser Photo Book, illustrated with excellent gravure reproductions of Leica photos taken in the Ostmark in Austria in the late 1930's.
Included are buildings and sculptures from Tyrol, Salzburg, Styria, Carinthia, Lower Danube, Upper Danube, Wachau, Vorarlberg, and Vienna depicting churches, castles, houses, cathedrals, monasteries, abbeys ...

The photo chapters are:
The building in the landscape // towers // roofs
gates, courtyards and facades
Light and shadow in the interior
View upwards // Carving
Expression of sculpture  

There is also an index of photographs in the rear with all the technical data of the Leica shots.

This is one of 3,000 published copies of the enhanced 3rd and 4th edition with 20 additional pictures.


  • 297 pages
  • 200 photo reproductions in rotogravure
  • image index and art historical notes and phototechnical shooting data in the rear

In very good exterior and near fine interior condition.
Minor shelf wear to boards, otherwise ok.

All pages are complete and tight in the binding.

Approx/Measurements: 10-1/2" x 7-1/2"  ~2.35 lbs.

by Stefan Kruckenhauser
Published by Otto.M. Salzburg-Leipzig


Airmail Free Airmail shipping from Germany with recorded delivery