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3540T Marlborough
January 11, 2021 12:00 PM - January 21, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

André Kertész (Hungarian/American, 1894-1985) Chagall and his Family

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3540T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 11, 2021 12:00PM


André Kertész (Hungarian/American, 1894-1985)

Chagall and his Family, Paris, 1933, printed 1970s. Titled, dated, and signed "...A Kertesz" in pencil on the verso, identified and titled on a Phillips label affixed to the backing mat. Gelatin silver print, 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: David C. and Savajean Ruttenberg Arts Foundation; Swann Auction Galleries, New York, Photographic Literature & Photographs, May 15, 2008, Sale 2146, Lot 319; through to Phillips, New York, Photographs, October 8, 2010, Lot 167; through to Swann Auction Galleries, New York, Classic Photographs & Photobooks, December 12, 2013, Sale 2335, Lot 89; to the current owner.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Minute handling crease to u.c. near edge, minor and extremely gentle silvering along u.r. edge (see condition photos for details under raking light).

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