Three-Color Camera and Projector by
Dr. August Wetthauer, c. 1916
Dr. August Wetthauer (Goerz, Berlin, inventor and designer of the Wetthaurische testing method of lenses).
Image size 6 x 13 cm. 1) Camera, teakwood body with brass fittings, 3 Dagor 6,8/8,5 cm lenses by Goerz in Compur shutter (no. 490553 555), lenses with blue, green and red filter, focusing screen back and case. With 9 filter plates (blue/green/red) 6 x 13 cm and 5 Perutz boxes for plates. 2) Three-color projector, with 3 shiftable lenses, tropical wood body with metal fittings. Prototype camera and projector, the only known worldwide. Spectacular exhibition and museum piece for any advanced collection!
Estimate: € 10,000/15,000
US$ 12,800/19,200
Reserve: € 5,000/US$ 6,400
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