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BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

`Madame' c.1932 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., pencil, "vers 1932". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., " "Madame" ". Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "27". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "X".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT / BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, P.P.387". Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "Page/119".
Dimensions: printed image 29.3 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 29.3 h x 21.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2632