13 October 1992,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 38,500
USD 25,000 - USD 35,000
Bird of Paradise
Gelatin silver print. circa 1928. Inscribed Autre Photo avec Oeuf
in pencil in Man Ray's hand and Rue Campagne Première stamp on the verso. 11½ x 9in.
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This was the alternate image submitted for publication in the first edition Man Ray: Photographs 1920-1934, Paris, 1934, appearing as pl. 20 in the 1975 U.S. reprint.
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
See Man Ray Photographs, pl. 20 for the variant to which Man Ray's inscription refers.
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