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    Sale 5167

    Photographs

    21 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 533

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)

    Calle Cuauhtemocztin, Mexico City, 1934

    Price Realised  

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)
    Calle Cuauhtemocztin, Mexico City, 1934
    gelatin silver print, printed c.1960
    'Cartier-Bresson/Magnum' credit stamps, numbered 'LB30359' and annotated 'Sauvette 22', 'Decisive Moment' in unknown hands in pencil/ink on verso
    8 x 11 5/8in. (20.3 x 29.6cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Spencer Throckmorton Gallery, New York;
    with Galerie Alain Paviot, Paris, 1998;
    with Xavier Hufkens Gallery, Brussels, 2000;
    acquired by present owner.