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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Rue Mouffetard, Paris

Lot Closed

April 10, 03:37 PM GMT


20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details


Henri Cartier-Bresson

1908 - 2004

Rue Mouffetard, Paris

gelatin silver print, signed in ink and blindstamped in the margin, framed

image: 17⅜ by 11⅝ in. (44.1 by 29.5 cm.)

frame: 26 by 20 in. (66 by 50.8 cm.)

Executed in 1954, printed later.

Please note that this lot will not be on view during the sale exhibition. It is located at our Long Island City, New York storage facility. If you would like to examine it in person before the sale please contact Anjli Patel at

Sotheby's, New York, 18 April 1996, Sale 6827, lot 328

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Henri Cartier Bresson, Les Européens: Photographies (Paris, 1955), p. 114

Robert Delpire, ed., Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographer (Boston, 1979), pl. 141

Henri Cartier-Bresson, À Propos de Paris (Boston, 1994), pl. 16

Jean-Pierre Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art (Boston, 1996), p. 157

Carol Squiers, 'HCB The Decisive Moments,' American Photo Magazine, September/October 1997, p. 52

Peter Fetterman, ed., Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Master Set (Santa Monica, 2004), pl. 108

Peter Galassi, ed., Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2010), p. 55

Matthieu Humery et al., Henri Cartier-Bresson: Le Grand Jeu (Paris: Bibliothèque nationale de France and Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, 2020), p. 112

Anne de Mondenard and Agnès Sire, eds., Henri Cartier-Bresson: Paris Revisited (London, 2021), p. 101