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Exhibitions/ Art Object

Chartres from one of the Cathedral Tower

Artist:
Brassaï (French (born Romania), Brașov 1899–1984 Côte d'Azur)
Date:
1946
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
27.7 x 22.8 cm (10 7/8 x 9 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.943
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in blue ink on print, verso BC: "Chartres from one of // the cathedral towers"; stamped in blue ink on print, verso C: "BRASSAÏ // 81, RUE DU FAUBrg St - JACQUES // PARIS XIVe // TELEPH [illegible] PORT-ROYAL 23-[illegible]"
Brassaï; [...]; Morris Graves; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, January 30, 1986

Tucker, Anne. Brassaï: The Eye of Paris. 1st ed. Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1999. no. 130.



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