Brassai (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984) Samuel Beckett, 1957 29.3 x 21.2cm (11 9/16 x 8 3/8in).
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Brassai (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984) Samuel Beckett, 1957 29.3 x 21.2cm (11 9/16 x 8 3/8in).
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
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Brassai (Hungarian/French, 1899-1984)
Samuel Beckett, 1957
Gelatin silver print, the reverse titled and dated in ink in another hand, annotated 'A.787.R.' in ink and pencil and with the photographer's '81, Rue du Faub. St Jacques' stamp three times. Also annotated 'fixe 15 sec' in pencil. Printed 1960s.
29.3 x 21.2cm (11 9/16 x 8 3/8in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Gift of the photographer to the present owner

    This image of Beckett was taken in the offices of Editions Minuit in Paris. It was first published in Harper's Bazaar in 1957.
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