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    Sale 7584

    Photographs

    15 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894-1985)

    Violin study, c.1930

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894-1985)
    Violin study, c.1930
    unique gelatin silver print
    credit stamp [Paris 3], numbered '2124662' and annotated 'Geige' [Violin] in unknown hand in German in pencil on verso
    image: 6 5/8 x 9in. (16.9 x 22.9cm.); paper: 7 x 9½in. (18 x 24cm.)


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    The present lot is the only known print of this hitherto unpublished image, not recorded in Phillips, Photographic Work of Kertész in France, CUNY, 1985.

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    Provenance

    As lot 1.


    Pre-Lot Text

    KERTÉSZ -- PARIS PHOTOGRAPHS