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    Sale 1985

    Photographs

    11 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 460

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)

    Last Days of the Kuomintang, Peking, 1949

    Price Realised  

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)
    Last Days of the Kuomintang, Peking, 1949
    gelatin silver print, printed 1970s
    signed in ink and credit blindstamp (in the margin)
    14¼ x 9½in. (36 x 24cm.)


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    Literature

    Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographer, Little, Brown and Co., 1979, pl. 73; Henri Cartier-Bresson The Man, The Image and The World, Thames & Hudson, 2003, pl. 457, p. 311