Les vidangeurs activant la pompe, rue Rambuteau (Cesspool cleaners with their pump, Rue Rambuteau]
Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique:
photographs, gelatin silver photograph
Primary Insc: Signed, reverse, l.r., fibre-tipped pen, "Brassai" underlined. Date, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.r, pencil "vers 1931". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.-c.r., pencil, "Les vidangeurs activant la pompe / rue Rambuteau"
Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "Page 47 9".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT / BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de l'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., red fibre-tipped pen, "N.279". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil "o".
printed image 29.9 h x 23.8 w cm sheet 29.9 h x 23.8 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.2622