• The Miller-Plummer Collection  auction at Christies

    Sale 2279

    The Miller-Plummer Collection of Photographs

    8 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 501

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)

    Siphnos, 1961

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004)
    Siphnos, 1961
    gelatin silver print, printed 1970-1975
    signed in ink (in the margin)
    9 3/8 x 14in. (24 x 35.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Light Gallery, New York; acquired 1975


    Literature

    Particulars, pl. 81, p. 26; Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographe, Delpire, 1979, pl. 45; Arbaïzar et al., Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World, Thames and Hudson, 2003, pl. 344, p. 235


    Exhibited

    George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, Particulars, 1983