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    Sale 1985

    Photographs

    11 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 449

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)

    Le Pont des Arts dans le brouillard, Paris, c. 1932-35

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)
    Le Pont des Arts dans le brouillard, Paris, c. 1932-35
    gelatin silver print, printed 1950s
    signed and dated in pencil, titled and numbered 'N.551' in ink and '81, Faubourg St-Jacques' copyright credit stamps (on the verso)
    11 1/8 x 9 1/8in. (28.3 x 23.1cm.)


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    Provenance

    Gilberte Brassaï to the present owner


    Literature

    Miller, 'The Eye of Paris.' Globe, November 1937, p. 48; Brassaï, Editions Neuf, 1952, n.p.; Brassaï, Museum of Modern Art, 1968, p. 51; Brassaï: Paris le jour, Paris la nuit, Musée Carnavalet, 1988, p. 31.