BRASSAÏ, Ballerine de l'opera a Paris Enlarge 1 /1


Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

Ballerine de l'opera a Paris c.1935-36 Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, l.r., fibre-tipped pen "Brassai" underlined. Date dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., pencil, "vers 1935-1936". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife, who inscribed, reverse, c.r., pencil "Ballerine de l'Opera a Paris". Tertiary inscriptions continued: Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "o".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) COPYRIGHT/ BRASSAI". Stamp, reverse, l.r., "Tirage de l"Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, u.r., pencil, "12". Inscribed, reverse, c., pencil, "D.A.14".
Dimensions: printed image 30.0 h x 21.7 w cm sheet 39.9 h x 29.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2647