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Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004) The Decisive Moment

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2483
Lot:
507
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

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Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004)

The Decisive Moment, published by Simon and Schuster, New York, 1952, first edition. Pictorial boards designed by Henri Matisse, containing reproductions of 126 photographs, with separate pamphlet of captions inserted, folio.
Condition: Spine sunned and toned, hinges slightly weak, smudging.
Provenance: Estate of Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (née Braman) Grasso, Essex, Connecticut.
Estimate $400-600

spine sunned and toned, hinges slightly weak, smudging; NO DUST JACKET.

Keywords

Henri Matisse, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Schuster, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Essex, Connecticut, Modern painters

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