• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12725

    Photographies - Collection Claude Berri

    12 November 2016, Paris

  • Lot 4

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)

    Graffiti, série II 'Langage du mur', vers 1933-1950

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)
    Graffiti, série II 'Langage du mur', vers 1933-1950
    tirage argentique, tiré vers 1950
    certifié par Gilberte Brassaï, cachet du photographe 'rue du Faubourg St Jacques' et annoté 'A 2034' et '3/5' à l'encre (verso)
    image/feuille 49.8 x 40.5 cm. (19 5/8 x 16 in.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Artist''s Resale Right ("droit de Suite"). If the Artist''s Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer also agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist''s collection agent.


    Provenance

    Gilberte Brassaï, Paris


    Exhibited

    Arles, Les Rencontres de la photographie, Icônes. Photographies de la collection Claude Berri, 2003


    Post Lot Text

    GELATIN SILVER PRINT, PRINTED 1950s; CERTIFIED BY GILBERTE BRASSAÏ, PHOTOGRAPHER'S STAMP 'RUE DU FAUBOURG ST JACQUES' AND ANNOTATED 'A 2034' AND '3/5' IN INK (VERSO)