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    Sale 12204

    Photographs

    5 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 135

    Henri Cartier–Bresson (1908–2004)

    Rue Mouffetard, Paris, 1954

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Cartier–Bresson (1908–2004)
    Rue Mouffetard, Paris, 1954
    gelatin silver print, printed 1993
    signed in ink and embossed photographer's copyright credit (margin)
    image: 14 x 9 1/2 in. (35.5 x 24 cm.)
    sheet: 15 3/4 x 12 in. (40 x 30.4 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, California;
    acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Yves Bonnefoy, Henri Cartier-Bresson Photographer, Delpire, Paris, 1979, pl. 140.
    Peter Galassi et al., Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World, Thames and Hudson, London, pl. 65.
    Peter Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson, The Modern Century, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, pl. 65.
    Jean-Pierre Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson and The Artless Art, Flammarion, Paris, 1995, p. 157.