Lot 23 of 446:
With 7 Brassaï héliogravure nudes  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$390
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Études de Nus

Author:

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Les Éditions du Chêne

Date:
1948

Description:

24 loose, full-page, hand-pulled héliogravures in portfolio, including: 7 by Brassaï, 2 by Nora Dumas, and 3 by Ergy Landau among others. 34x24.5 cm (13¼x9¾"). 

Brassaï (pseudonym of Gyula Halász; 1899 –1984) was a Hungarian–French photographer, sculptor, writer, and filmmaker who rose to international fame in France in the 20th century. He was one of the numerous Hungarian artists who flourished in Paris beginning between the world wars.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Portfolio repaired from within with tape at fore-edge fold, light edge and corner wear; leaves mildly toned, minor edge and corner wear; very good or better.


 
Item number:
312937
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