• Selections from the Baio Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 2407

    Selections from the Baio Collection of Photography

    15 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 135

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)

    Family, Mexico, 1934

    Price Realised  

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)
    Family, Mexico, 1934
    gelatin silver print
    signed in ink (on the verso)
    9 5/8 x 6½in. (25.5 x 17cm.)


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    Literature

    First reproduced on the announcement card for the exhibition: 'Exposicion Fotografias: Cartier Bresson Alvarez Bravo,' Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 11-20 March 1935; Leal, 'Artes Plasticas: La Bellezza de lo Imprevisto,' El Nacional, 17 March 1935, n.p.; Documentary and Anti-Graphic Photographs: Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Walker Evans, Steidl, 2004, p. 118; Henri Cartier-Bresson: Scrapbook, Thames & Hudson, 2006, cat. no. 120, p. 155.