15 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 24,500
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
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The present lot is the only known print of this hitherto unpublished image, not recorded in Phillips, Photographic Work of Kertész in France, CUNY, 1985.
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As lot 1.
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