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Brassaï Photographing, Boulevard Saint-Jacques

Artist:
Brassaï (French (born Romania), Brașov 1899–1984 Côte d'Azur)
Date:
1931–32, printed 1960s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
29.5 x 22.7 cm. (11 5/8 x 8 15/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.1029.11
Rights and Reproduction:
Photograph by Brassaï. Copyright © Gilberte Brassaï
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil, verso BC: "Brassaï [underlined] // 1950", "Brassaï photographiant la nuit // avec son Voïgtländer // 6x9 cms boulevard // St. Jacques"; stamped in purple and black inks, verso C, BL: "c [encircled] copyright by // BRASSAï // 81, Faubourg, St. Jacques // PARIS, V Tél. 707 23 41", "Tirage de l'Auteur"; numbered in different hands in pencil and ink, verso TRC: "77 [encircled]", "No. 186".
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the Museum's Collection," December 4, 1984–March 17, 1985.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Brassaï: The Eye of Paris," December 6, 1998–February 28, 1999.

J. Paul Getty Museum. "Brassaï: The Eye of Paris," April 13, 1999–July 4, 1999.

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Brassaï: The Eye of Paris," September 5, 1999–November 28, 1999.

Brassaï. Brassaï: Paris le jour, Paris la nuit. Paris: Musée Carnavalet, 1988. no. 134, p. 73.



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