Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

"La Montagne" et Aristide Maillol 1937 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., blue ball- point pen and blue fibre-tipped pen, "... le 21 dec 1936/7". Dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, l.c., blue ball- point pen, blue fibre-tipped pen and pencil, "Morley-le-Roi.../ "La Montagne"/ L'Aristide Maillol/ et Aristide Maillol". Tertiary inscriptions continued: Tel.707-23-41". Inscribed, reverse, u.r. blue ball-point pen, "ART-42". Stamp, reverse, l.r., "Tirage de l'Auteur". Inscribed, reverse, l.r., pencil, "6".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp, reverse, l.l., "BRASSAI/81, RUE DU FAUBOURG ST JACQUES/PARIS - XIVe/ PORT-ROYAL 23.41" in box. Stamp, reverse, c., "C (encirlced) copyright by/BRASSAI/ 81, Faubourg St-Jacques/ PARIS - XIVe
Dimensions: printed image 30.4 h x 22.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2654