• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2304

    Photographs

    15 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 369

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)

    Matisse avec son Modèle, 1939

    Price Realised  

    BRASSAÏ (1899-1984)
    Matisse avec son Modèle, 1939
    gelatin silver print, printed 1950s
    signed, annotated 'La liseuse au fond noir, Villa des Plantes' in pencil, titled, dated, notation 'A.278' in ink and copyright credit stamps (on the verso)
    9 1/8 x 10 7/8in. (23.8 x 28.2cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from Mme. Gilberte Brassaï


    Literature

    Brassaï, The Artists of My Life, The Viking Press, 1982, p. 132 and front cover