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Henri Cartier-Bresson

'Valencia'

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson

'Valencia'

'Valencia'

Henri Cartier-Bresson

1908 - 2004

'Valencia'


gelatin silver print, titled in ink and the photographer's credit stamp on the reverse, 1933, printed later

image: 6 ⅝ by 9 ⅞ in. (16.8 by 25.1 cm.)

frame: 14 ¼ by 18 ¼ in. (36.2 by 46.4 cm.))

Please note the color and shades in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings. This photograph is in generally excellent condition. A 1/2-inch scratch extends 1/4-inch into the image near the right edge; it does not appear to break the emulsion and is visible only in raking light. The following are visible: a crease at the lower right margin corner; margin and edge wear; and a small areas of the upper paper-ply is missing at the lower left margin edge. On the reverse is written 'Magnum Distribution' in ink and '5740' in pencil in unknown hands.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Peter Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Early Years (New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1987), p. 107

Jean-Pierre Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art (Boston, 1996), fig. 166 

Peter Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2010), p. 95