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BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

"Le Duchesse de Zoe". A Magic City, Paris c.1932 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 1932". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., pencil, " "Le Duchesse de Zoe"/A Magic City Paris". " Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, l.r., fibre-tipped pen, "P.P.443". Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "37".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT / BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "X". Inscribed, reverse, c., pencil, "Page 167".
Dimensions: printed image 30.1 h x 20.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2633