Oct 25, 2016 - Sale 2426

Sale 2426 - Lot 134

Price Realized: $ 16,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 7,000 - $ 10,000
Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare, Paris. Silver print, the image measuring 17 5/8x11 7/8 inches (44.8x30.2 cm.), the sheet 19 1/2x14 1/4 inches (49.5x36.8 cm.), with Cartier-Bresson's signature, in ink, and his embossed copyright blind stamp, on recto. 1932; printed 1980s

Additional Details

The print has been in a Private NY Collection since the 1980s.

Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Early Work (The Museum of Modern Art), p. 10.

Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World (Thames & Hudson), pl. 45 and p. 59.

Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century (The Museum of Modern Art), p. 81.

Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art (Little, Brown), pl. 89.

Franck, Sire and Frizot, Henri Cartier-Bresson: Scrapbook, Photographs 1932-1946 (Thames & Hudson), pp. 86-87.

Glenn, Double Vision: Photographs from the Strauss Collection (University Art Museum), pl. 24.