BRASSAÏ, Monsieur B, revetir d'un kimono en brocart d'or Enlarge 1 /1

BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

Monsieur B, revetir d'un kimono en brocart d'or c.1931 Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, reverse, l.r., fibre-tipped pen, "Brassai". Date dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed reverse, c., pencil, "(vers 1931)". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., pencil, "Monsieur B, revetir d'un kimono/en brocart d'or". Tertiary inscriptions continued: PHOTOGRAPHIE ORIGINALE". Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, u.l., pencil, "40". Inscribed, reverse, c.r., pencil, "Page 183". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "x/ No.182/ page 183".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT BY/ BRASSAI/ 81, Faubourg St-Jacques/ PARIS 14eme Tel 707.23.41". Stamp, reverse, l.l., 'INTERDICTION DE REPRODUIRE/SANS AUTHORISATION DE L'AUTEUR/
Dimensions: printed image 22.6 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2638