BRASSAÏ, Couple d'amoureaux sur un bane, a cote, un clochard endormi [Lovers on a bench with a sleeping tramp] Enlarge 1 /1

BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

Couple d'amoureaux sur un bane, a cote, un clochard endormi [Lovers on a bench with a sleeping tramp] c.1932 Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, reverse, lr., fibre-tipped pen, "Brassai" underlined. Date, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.r., pencil, "vers 1932". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.-c.r., pencil, "Couple d'amoureaux sur un bane / a cote, un clochard endormi"
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT/ BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse c., pencil, "Pl.73/Page 70B". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "o".
Dimensions: printed image 28.2 h x 23.3 w cm sheet 30.2 h x 23.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2629