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BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

Le marechal Ney dans le brouillard 1932 Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, l.r., fibre-tipped pen "Brassai" underlined. (repeated, reverse, l.r.). Date, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.r., pencil "1932". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c.,-c.r. pencil "Le marechal Ney dans le brouillard". repeated, reverse, l.c., - l.r. fibre-tipped pen, partly obscured. Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil "N.165". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "o" (encircled). Inscribed, reverse u.l., pencil, "45".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.c., "Tirage de L'Auteur", repeated, reverse, l.r., partly off sheet. Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT BY / BRASSAI/ 81 Faubourg St-Jacques ..." party off sheet.
Dimensions: printed image 26.6 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 32.5 h x 22.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2641