Guitare et Tennis

Maurice Tabard (French, Lyons 1897–1984 Nice)
1929, printed 1932
Gelatin silver print
17.4 x 22.9 cm (6 7/8 x 9 in.)
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated in pencil on print, recto LR: "M. TABARD 32"; signed and dated in pencil on mount, recto LR: "Tabard 29"; photographer's stamp on mount, verso C: "PHOTO [underlined, sideways] // Maurice // Tabard // Paris"; inscribed in ink on mount, verso C: "Guitare et Tennis [in quotation marks]"; stamped on mount, verso C, in box drawn in ink: "-29-21"; inscribed in pencil on mount, verso LC: "46"
(Sale, Sotheby's, New York, November 9, 1983, Lot #272, to Waddell); John C. Waddell

According to JCW, this print came from the Marlboro Gallery sale of Tabard's estate (via Paul Katz). Variants see: Maurice Tabard, Paris: Contrejour, 1987, p.42.