Apr 20, 2017 - Sale 2443

Sale 2443 - Lot 262

Price Realized: $ 1,875
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
The Artists of My Life.
Illustrated with full-page reproductions of Brassaï's photographs of artists at work. 4to, pictorial paper over silver-stamped cloth, with a special clasped presentation folder at the front housing the photogravure. DELUXE EDITION FROM WITKIN-BERLEY, 149/150 COPIES SIGNED AND NUMBERED BY BRASSAÏ, ISSUED WITH A PHOTOGRAVURE.
New York: Viking Press, (1982)

Additional Details

WITH--Brassaï. Henri Matisse drawing from the nude. Hand-pulled dust-grained photogravure, 8 1/4x6 1/4 inches (21x15.9 cm.), with Brassaï's signature, in ink, and the edition notation 149/150, on recto. 1939; printed 1982.

From the Estate of Lee Witkin; by descent to the Present Owner.