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Clochard and Posters, Paris

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Andrê Kertész arrived in Paris from Hungary in 1925, hoping to find work in an established studio or with one of the new photographically illustrated magazines. When he was not on commission, Kertész took to walking the streets of Paris, in all different seasons and at all times of day, as a...

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Inscription

Mat of the Julien Levy Gallery, New York (stamped on back) and $20 price in pencil on front. Verso stamp center: REPRODUCTION RESERVÉE/EN CAS DE REPRODUCTION/LA SIGNATURE EST OBLIGATOIRE Verso stamp center: André KERTÉSZ/ 75, Bould Montparnasse/Paris 6e

Provenance

Simon Lowinsky Gallery, San Francisco, CA; purchased May 1981.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

Copyright

© Estate of André Kertész/Higher Pictures

On the Boulevards, Paris, 1926–29

Wall of Posters, 1926

about 1930

Dimensions

Image/Sheet: 23.6 x 17.9 cm (9 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.143

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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