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BRASSAÏ

Romania 1899 – France 1984

  • France

The Royal Show (c.1959) Creation Notes: printed c.1979
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed, reverse, l.r., blue fibre-tipped pen, "Brassai" underlined. Date, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, blue fibre-tipped pen, c.r., "195 ...". Title, dictated by the artist to his wife who inscribed, reverse, c., blue fibre-tipped pen, "The Royal Show" underlined. Edition number, dictated by the artist to his wife, who inscribed, reverse, blue fibre-tipped pen, c., "3/40".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, reverse, c.l., blue fibre-tipped pen, "ET.98 (illeg) 156". Stamp, reverse, l.l., "c (encircled) copyright by/ BRASSAI/ 81, Faubourg St-Jacques/ PARIS-XVe Tel 707-23-41".
Dimensions: printed image 25.6 h x 22.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.2635