Peggy Baker Dance Projects Benefit Art Auction

February 07 — 14, 2019
Auction begins to close at 2 pm ET

Online Auction
LOT 33

Lot 33

Cylla von Tiedemann

Cylla von Tiedemann
Lot 33 Details
Cylla von Tiedemann


signed and dated 1990, framed
11 x 8 in — 27.9 x 20.3 cm

Estimate $700-$900

Realised: $550
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Private Collection, Toronto


Cylla von Tiedemann is a German-born photographer living in Toronto, Canada. Throughout her dynamic career her camera has been seduced by the performing arts: dance, theatre, and music. Renowned for her dance portraiture and live theatre photography, she is also a respected visual designer for the stage.

Cylla has collaborated with artists around the world, including France, Germany, India, Japan and the USA. She has presented creative workshops at multiple universities in Canada and teaches photography workshops in Toronto.

Cylla’s images have been exhibited internationally and are part of many private and corporate art collections. “The Dance Photographs of Cylla von Tiedemann”, a publication from the National Arts Centre, recognizes her vast contribution to dance photography.


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LOT 33

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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