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  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Europe

  • Exhibited

    Geneva, Canon Photo Gallery, Sudek, 5 September–4 October 1978

  • Literature

    S. Bullaty, Sudek, New York: C.N. Potter, 1978, pl. 33

  • Catalogue Essay

    JOSEF SUDEK (Lots 78 - 91)
    “If you take photography seriously you must also get interested in another art form. For me it is music. This listening to music shows up in my work like a reflection in a mirror. I relax and the world looks less unpleasant, and I can see that all around there is beauty, such as music.” (Josef Sudek)

    (Please refer to the sale catalogue for the full version of the essay).


Bread and egg

Pigment print.
15.6 × 11.8 cm (6 1/8 × 4 5/8 in)
Signed and dated in pencil on the overmat; annotated in Czech in pencil and collection stamp on the verso.

£10,000 - 15,000 ‡ ♠

Sold for £22,500


17 May 2012