• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2206

    Photographs

    8 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 822

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)

    Introductions, Chez Suzy, c. 1932

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)
    Introductions, Chez Suzy, c. 1932
    gelatin silver print, printed after 1967
    signed and numbered '2/40' in ink (in the margin); titled, dated, numbered, annotated 'Pl. 363', 'page 22' in pencil/ink and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps (on the verso)
    12 1/8 x 8 7/8in. (30.8 x 22.5cm.)


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    Literature

    Brassaï, Le Paris secret des années 30, Gallimard, 1976, p. 122; Brassaï: The Eye of Paris: Vintage Photographs, Houk Friedman, 1993, p. 16; Tucker et al., Brassaï: The Eye of Paris, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1998, cat. no. 42