Oct 19, 2017 - Sale 2458

Sale 2458 - Lot 79

Price Realized: $ 8,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 8,000 - $ 12,000
Sunday on the Banks of the Marne. Silver print, the image measuring 11 3/4x17 1/2 inches (29.8x44.5 cm.), the sheet 16x19 1/4 inches (40.6x48.9 cm.), with Cartier-Bresson's signature, in ink, and his embossed copyright blind stamp, on recto. 1938; printed 1980s

Additional Details

Cartier-Bresson, The Decisive Moment (Simon and Schuster), pl. 3.

Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Early Work (The Museum of Modern Art), p. 42.

Arbaizar and Clair, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World (Thames & Hudson), pp. 72-73, pl. 69.

Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century (The Museum of Modern Art), pl. 1.