Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002); Retrato de lo Eterno (Portrait of the Eternal);
Lot 41
Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002); Retrato de lo Eterno (Portrait of the Eternal);
Sold for US$ 4,270 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs New York
10 Nov 2009 14:00 EST

Auction 17525
Lot Details
Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002)
Retrato de lo Eterno (Portrait of the Eternal), 1935
Gelatin silver print, printed 1980-89, signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on verso, framed.
9 1/2 x 7 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired by the present owner from Joseph Bellows Gallery, La Jolla, early 1990s

    Literature:
    Kismaric, p. 95; Revelaciones: The Art of Manuel Alvarez Bravo, pl. 4; Photographs and Memories, p. 31
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