Brassaï (Gyula Halász) - Photographs London Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Gerard Levy, Paris
    Private Collection, New York
    Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, The Face of Modernism: A Private West Coast Collection, 4 April 2012, lot 3

  • Literature

    Brassaï, Voluptés de Paris, Paris-Publications, 1934, p. 15
    Brassaï: The Monograph, Boston: Bulfinch, 2000, front, back cover and p. 82 (variant crops)
    Brassaï: The Secret Paris of the 30s, London: Thames & Hudson, 2001, n.p.

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Couple at the Bal des Quatre Saisons, Rue de Lappe

circa 1932
Gelatin silver print, printed circa 1940.
29.5 x 23.2 cm (11 5/8 x 9 1/8 in)
Credited in an unidentified hand in ink on the reverse of the flush-mount.

Estimate
£18,000 - 22,000 ‡ ♠

Sold for £20,000

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Lou Proud
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Photographs

London 7 November 2013 4pm