Details
ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894–1985)
Martinique, January 1, 1972
gelatin silver print, printed 1978
signed, titled and dated in pencil (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed exhibition labels (frame backing board)
image: 1012 x 1334 in. (26.7 x 34.9 cm.)
sheet: 11 x 1378 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm.)

Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
Provenance
The Witkin Gallery, New York;
acquired from the above by the present owner, 1979.
Literature
Nicolas Ducrot (ed.), André Kertész: Sixty Years of Photography, Penguin Books, New York, 1972, p. 224.
Michel Frizot and Annie-Laure Wanaverbecq, André Kertész, Hazan/editions Jeu du Paume, Paris, 2010, p. 317.
W.M. Hunt, The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the Unconscious, Aperture, New York, 2011, p. 265.
Exhibited
Arles, Recontres de la Photographie; Lausanne, Musée de l'Élysée; Amsterdam, FOAM Fotogafiemuseum, Sans Regard or No Eyes: Photographs from W.M. Hunt / Collection Dancing Bear, 2005-2007.
Ocala, Appelton Museum of Fine Arts, The Unseen Eye: Photography from the Collection of W.M. Hunt, November 7, 2010–January 2, 2011.
Rochester, George Eastman House, The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the W.M. Hunt Collection, October 1, 2011–February 19, 2012.
Portland, Blue Sky, Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts, The Unseen Eye, September 6–30, 2012.
Brought to you by

Related Articles

More from
The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the W.M. Hunt Collection
Place your bid Condition report

A Christie's specialist may contact you to discuss this lot or to notify you if the condition changes prior to the sale.

I confirm that I have read this Important Notice regarding Condition Reports and agree to its terms. View Condition Report