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Paris Exposition Universelle

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1937

Artist:

Brassaï (Gyula Halász)
French, born Hungary (now Romania), 1899–1984

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Brassaï, (Gyula Halász)

Title

Paris Exposition Universelle

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1937

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, upper right, in graphite: "C4"; verso, upper center, in graphite: "1937 [underlined] / las exposition / universelle"; verso, center, in black ink: "N. 31. 2 I"; signed and inscribed verso, lower cneter, in graphite: "Brassaï [underlined] / Vintage [?]"; stamped verso, lower right, in purple ink: "© COPYRIGHT by / BRASSAÏ / 81, Faubourg St-Jacques / PARIS 14eme ["eme' in superscript] Tél. 707.23.41"

Dimensions

Image/paper: 24.7 × 18 cm (9 3/4 × 7 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael Glicker

Reference Number

1985.866

Extended information about this artwork

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