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The Eiffel Tower at Twilight

Artist:
Brassaï (French (born Romania), Brașov 1899–1984 Côte d'Azur)
Date:
ca. 1932, printed ca. 1950
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
28.8 x 22.4 cm (11 5/16 x 8 13/16 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.1029.4
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate Brassaï - R.M.N.
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed, verso BC, CR: "Brassaï [underlined] // vers 1932-33", "La Tour Eiffel // dans le Crépuscul. // Au premier plan // le pont de BIR-HAKEIT // (Grenelle-Passy)"; stamped in ink, verso C, BL: "BRASSAI // 81, RUE DU FAUBrg St JACQUES // PARIS XIVe // TÉLÉPH. : PORT-ROYAL 23-4[1]", "Tirage de l'Auteur"; inscribed and numbered in different hands, verso TRC, TL, C, BR: "[illegible]", "Tour Eiffel [underlined]", "c [encircled before artist's stamp]", "N.12"
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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.

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