Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

14 juillet Place de la Bastille, Paris c.1933-34 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., pencil "1933-34". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed reverse, c., pencil "14 juillet Place de la Bastille/ Paris". Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "5". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "o (encircled)".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT / BRASSAI". repeated, reverse, l.c. Stamp, reverse, l.r., "Tirage de L'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "PL.7188/Page 32".
Dimensions: printed image 29.8 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2642