BRASSAÏ, Les vidangeurs activant la pompe, rue Rambuteau (Cesspool cleaners with their pump, Rue Rambuteau] Enlarge 1 /1

BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

Les vidangeurs activant la pompe, rue Rambuteau (Cesspool cleaners with their pump, Rue Rambuteau] c.1931 Place made: 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".
Dimensions: printed image 29.9 h x 23.8 w cm sheet 29.9 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2622