Bordel monacal quartier Saint Germain, Rue Monsieur-le-Prince [Monastic brothel, Saint Germain quarter, Rue Monsieur-le-Prince]
1931 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, "1931". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.-c.r., pencil "Bordel monacal/ quartier Saint Germain ... (illeg)/ Rue Monsieur le Prince"
Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "29".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT/ BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "Pl.380/Page 123". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "o".
printed image 29.9 h x 22.4 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.2625