Feb 15, 2018 - Sale 2466

Sale 2466 - Lot 126

Price Realized: $ 7,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
La Buena Fama Durmiendo [The Good Reputation Sleeping]. Silver print, the image measuring 7 1/4x9 1/2 inches (18.4x24.1 cm.), the sheet slightly larger, with Bravo's signature and notation México, in pencil, on verso. 1938; printed circa 1990

Additional Details

From the Collection of the Artist; to the Gallery of Contemporary Photography, Santa Moncia, California (Rose Shoshanna); to a Private Collector, in 1997.

Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art), p. 34

The Collectible Moment: Photographs in the Norton Simon Museum, p. 126.

Manuel Álvarez Bravo: Fotografias de 1928-1968, p. 5.

Revelaciones--Manuel Álvarez Bravo, p. 79.

Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Museum of Modern Art), p. 123.

In Focus: Manuel Álvarez Bravo, p. 28.