SEYDOU KEÏTA | A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1949-1951
SEYDOU KEÏTA | A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1949-1951
SEYDOU KEÏTA | A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1949-1951
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Photographs from the collection of the Foundation of Estelle and Hervé Francès

SEYDOU KEÏTA | A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1949-1951

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 EUR

Photographs from the collection of the Foundation of Estelle and Hervé Francès

SEYDOU KEÏTA | A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1949-1951

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 EUR

Lot Sold:3,750EUR

Lot Details

Description

SEYDOU KEÏTA

1921 - 2001

A MOORISH HARATINE WOMAN POSING WITH HER DAUGHTER ON A CHEQUERED BLANKET, CIRCA 1941-1951


tirage argentique de 1998

signé et daté à l'encre noire dans la marge inférieure

sous passe-partout et encadré


silver print, printed in 1998

signed and dated in black ink in the lower margin

matted and framed


image: 17 ¾ x 12 ½ in.; 45,6 x 31,8 cm

feuille / sheet: 19 ⅞ x 16 in.; 50,5 x 40,5 cm

Condition Report

This silver print is in very good to excellent condition. A stunning print with great details and beautiful tones and contrasts. Two faint handling marks in lower edge, only visible in raking light. Two tiny and hardly noticeable retouching marks in lower right quadrant. 


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Grisebach, Berlin, Modern and Contemporary Photographs, June 3, 2010, lot 1242

Literature

André Magnin, Seydou Keïta (Zurich, 1997), p. 58

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