About This Image

Blue ink stamp with the photographer's name and Magnum photos on verso. There are handwritten notes in ink: "Sauvette 28 Page 24" and pencil on the back: "Sauvette 28". This print was used for publication by Delpire editions between 1950 and 1970. Comes with a letter of authorization from the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson.See: Cartier-Bresson, Images à la Sauvette (or "The Decisive Image") (Éditions Verve, 1952), no.28. p.24; Photographies de HCB Henri Cartier-Bresson, ed. Delpire, Paris 1963, no.9; Flagrants délits, ed. Delpire, Suisse 1968, no.8; HCB Photographe, ed. Delpire, Paris 1979, no.51; The early work, ed. MoMA, New York 1987, p.114; Carnets mexicains, 1934-1964, ed. Hazan, Paris 1995, p.27; L'art sans art, ed. Flammarion, Paris 2000, p.42; De qui s'agit-il?, ed. Gallimard & BNF, Paris 2003, p.94; ; Brenson, Henri Cartier-Bresson (Thames & Hudson, 2006), pl.57; Portraits par Henri Cartier-Bresson, le silence intérieur d'une victime consentante, ed. Thames & Hudson, Paris 2006, p.49; Sire and Frizot, Henri Cartier-Bresson: Scrap Book (Thames & Hudson), p.143; Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Modern Century, MoMA, New York 2010, p.93; Bonnefoy and Cartier-Bresson, Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographer, pl.50; Henri Cartier-Bresson / Paul Strand: Mexique, 1932-1934, ed. Steidl, Göttingen 2012, p.161. © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos.

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Mexico City, Mexico
Henri Cartier-Bresson Mexico City, Mexico

Price $12,000

Main Image

Ref.# 13946

Medium Silver print

Mount unmounted

Photo Date 1934  Print Date 1960s

Dimensions 10-3/16 x 6-7/8 in. (259 x 176 mm)

Photo Country Mexico

Photographer Country France


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