Jean Genet, Paris
Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique:
photographs, gelatin silver photograph
Primary Insc: Signed, verso, l.c., fibre-tipped pen "Brassai" (underlined). Date, dictated by the artist to his wife, who inscribed reverse, c., pencil "1950". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., pencil "Jean Genet ... / 1950".
Tertiary inscriptions continued: COPYRIGHT/ BRASSAI". Inscribed, reverse l.r., pencil, "o (encircled) A.787.7".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, verso, l.r. "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT by/ BRASSAI/ 81, Faubourg St-Jacques/ PARIS 14eme Tel 707.23.41". Stamp, reverse, c., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled)
printed image 29.6 h x 21.0 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.2639