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Maison Close, Versailles

Artist:
Eugène Atget (French, Libourne 1857–1927 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1921
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 22 × 17.7 cm (8 11/16 × 6 15/16 in.) Sheet: 22 × 18.3 cm (8 11/16 × 7 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.522
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil, verso TC: "Maison Close Versailles 11"; inscribed in pencil, verso BL: "á réduire á 10 [12 crossed out] de base"
Eugène Atget; [...]; [Helios Art, Inc., New York.]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, November 18, 1977

Abbott, Berenice. Eugène Atget / Berenice Abbottovà. Prague: Státní nakl. krásné literatury, hudby a umení, 1963. p. 67.

Eugène Atget : Lichtbilder. Munich: Rogner & Bernhard, 1975. p. 74.

Eugène Atget, 1857-1927: Paris. Cologne, 2000. p. 202.

Paris as gameboard: Man Ray's Atgets. New York: Columbia University, 2002. no. pl. 17.

Arena Editions, ed. Berenice Abbott, Eugene Atget. Santa Fe, 2002. no. pl. 5.

Looking at Atget. Philadelphia: Yale University Press, 2005. p. 84.

Tf. Editores, ed. Eugène Atget: old Paris. Madrid: Fundación MAPFRE, 2011. p. 280.



Another print of this image is held by the J. Paul Getty Museum (85.XM.350) and the Clark Art Institute, Massachusetts (1999.9).
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