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.
printed image 26.6 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 32.5 h x 22.7 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.2641