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    Sale 7624

    Photographs

    19 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 62

    FLORENCE HENRI (1893-1982 Swiss)

    Figure Composition (Reclining woman with shell), 1930

    Price Realised  

    FLORENCE HENRI (1893-1982 Swiss)
    Figure Composition (Reclining woman with shell), 1930
    gelatin silver print
    credited and printing notations in unknown hands in pencil, 'Mme H. Mannaberg' address stamp on verso
    9½ x 7in. (24 x 17.8cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland;
    acquired by present owner.


    Literature

    Du Pont, Florence Henri: Artist-Photographer of the Avant-Garde, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1990, pl.35, no.35.