Photographs

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 01.04.2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

FROM A NOTABLE WEST COAST COLLECTION Henri Cartier-Bresson La Suerte de Hoy (Today's Luck), Madrid 1933 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 14 x 9 1/2 in. (35.6 x 24.1 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin; titled in ink on the verso.
Provenance Fraenkel Gallery, San

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Île de la Cité, Paris 1951 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/2 x 14 1/8 in. (24.1 x 35.9 cm) Signed in ink in the margin.
Provenance Halsted Gallery, Michigan Literature Bulfinch Press, Henri Cartier-Bresson: City and Landscapes, pl. 162 Fraenkel Gallery, 20Twenty, pl

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Ilse Bing

Ilse Bing The Dancer, Willem Gerard Van Loon, Paris 1932 Gelatin silver print. 19 1/2 x 15 5/8 in. (49.5 x 39.7 cm) Signed and dated in ink on the recto; signed, titled and dated in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Houk Friedman Gallery, New York Larry Deutsch Collection, Chicago/Tucson Phillips de

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Ilse Bing

Ilse Bing Acrobat on Ladder, N.Y. 1936 Gelatin silver print. 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm) Signed and dated in ink on the recto; signed, titled, dated twice in pencil and '8 rue de Varenne' credit stamp on the verso

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Philippe Halsman

Philippe Halsman Dali's Mustache 1953 Gelatin silver print. 13 5/8 x 10 5/8 in. (34.6 x 27 cm) Signed, dated '1954' in pencil, copyright credit, '33 West 67th Street' credit and reproduction limitation stamps on the verso.
Provenance Swann Auction Galleries, New York, 26 May 2005, lot 499 Phillips

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Rue Mouffetard 1954 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 7/8 x 9 3/8 in. (35.2 x 23.8 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.
Provenance Helen Wright as agent for the photographer Literature Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Coronation of King George VI 1937 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 14 1/8 x 9 1/2 in. (35.9 x 24.1 cm) Signed in ink in the margin.
Literature Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World, p. 82 Norton, In Our Time: The World as Seen by Magnum

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Man Ray

Man Ray Jean Cocteau, Paris 1922 Gelatin silver print. 11 1/8 x 8 5/8 in. (28.3 x 21.9 cm)
Provenance Acquired directly from the artist Private Collection, Paris Lunn Gallery, Washington D.C. Gilman Paper Company, New York Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Man Ray

Man Ray James Joyce, Paris 1922 Gelatin silver print. 4 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. (12.4 x 8.9 cm) '31 bis, Rue Campagne Première' (M28) credit stamp on the verso.
Provenance Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York Literature Abbeville Press Publishers, Perpetual Motif: The Art of Man Ray, pl. 127 for a variant Barrons

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Anton Bruehl

Anton Bruehl Untitled 1927 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 16 7/8 x 13 3/8 in. (42.9 x 34 cm) Signed in pencil in the margin; signed and annotated 'No. 89' in pencil on the verso.
Literature Bulfinch Press, Decade by Decade: Twentieth-Century American Photography from the Collection of the

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Ralph Steiner

Ralph Steiner Untitled (Lollipop sign) 1922 Gelatin silver print, printed 1980. 4 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.7 x 8.9 cm) Signed and dated in pencil on the mount

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Ralph Steiner

Ralph Steiner Typewriter Keys 1921 Gelatin silver print, printed 1977. 8 x 6 in. (20.3 x 15.2 cm) Signed and dated in ink on the verso.
Literature Harry N. Abrams, Inc., The New Vision: Photography Between the World Wars, Ford Motor Company Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, pl. 16

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt A snicket, 'Hail, Hell and Halifax' 1937 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (34.3 x 29.2 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Provenance Private Collection, California Literature Aperture, Singular Images: Essays on Remarkable Photographs, p. 55 Harry N. Abrams, Inc

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Young housewife, Bethnal Green, London 1937 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. (34 x 28.9 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Literature Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Bill Brandt: The Photography of Bill Brandt, pl. 29 Thames & Hudson, Bill Brandt: Photographs 1928-1983, p. 68

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Catch point, 'Hail, Hell and Halifax' 1948 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 3/8 x 11 1/2 in. (34 x 29.2 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Literature Abrams, Brandt, pl. 84 Aperture, Bill Brandt: Behind the Camera, p. 39 Da Capo, Bill Brandt: Shadow of Light, p. 40 Photo Poche, Bill

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Barbary Castle, Marlborough Downs, Wiltshire 1948 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 3/8 x 11 3/8 in. (34 x 28.9 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Literature Abrams, Brandt, pl. 143 Aperture, Bill Brandt: Behind the Curtain, p. 54 Da Capo, Bill Brandt: Shadow of Light, p. 109 Photo

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt London, Nude, March 1952 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 3/8 x 11 1/2 in. (34 x 29.2 cm) Signed in ink in the margin.
Provenance Private Collection, California Literature Abrams, Brandt: The Photography of Bill Brandt, cover and pl. 242 Aperture, Bill Brandt: Behind the Camera

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Campden Hill, London, February 1956 Gelatin silver print. 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.9 x 19.7 cm) Signed in ink on the verso.
Literature Abrams, Brandt, pl. 234 Da Capo, Bill Brandt: Shadow of Light, pl. 129

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Avebury Stone Circle, Wiltshire 1944 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (34.3 x 29.2 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Literature Abrams, Brandt, pl. 147 Aperture, Bill Brandt: Behind the Camera, p. 55 Da Capo, Bill Brandt: Shadow of Light, p. 107

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Srinagar, Kashmir 1948 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 11 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (29.8 x 44.5 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.
Provenance Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe Literature Bulfinch Press, Henri Cartier-Bresson: City and Landscapes, pl. 42

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Games in a refugee camp at Kurukshetra, Punjab, India 1947 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 3/8 x 13 7/8 in. (23.8 x 35.2 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.
Provenance Halsted Gallery, Michigan Literature Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: The

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Knoxville, Tennessee 1947 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 11 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (29.8 x 44.5 cm) Signed in ink and copyright credit blindstamp in the margin.
Provenance A Gallery for Fine Art Photography, New Orleans Literature Bulfinch Press, Henri Cartier-Bresson: City and

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson Mexico 1964 Gelatin silver print, printed 1970s. 9 x 14 in. (22.9 x 35.6 cm) Signed in ink in the margin.
Provenance Christie's, New York, 13 December 2010, lot 30 Literature Bulfinch Press, Henri Cartier-Bresson and the Artless Art, pl. 170 Artist Bio Henri Cartier-Bresson

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Señor de Papantla (Man from Papantla) 1934 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/4 x 7 1/8 in. (23.5 x 18.1 cm) Signed, numbered 85/100 and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Literature Kismaric, Manuel Álvarez Bravo, p. 88

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Retrato de lo Eterno (Portrait of the Eternal), Mexico 1935 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (23.5 x 18.4 cm) Signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Literature Kismaric, Manuel Álvarez Bravo, p. 95 The University of New Mexico Press

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White Vanitie, International Yacht Races 1934 Gelatin silver print. 12 3/4 x 9 in. (32.4 x 22.9 cm) Signed in pencil on the mount; titled, dated in pencil and credit stamp on the reverse of the mount.
Provenance Christie's, New York, 13 December 2010, lot 133

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Imogen Cunningham

FROM A NOTABLE WEST COAST COLLECTION Imogen Cunningham Two Callas 1929 Gelatin silver print, printed 1970s. 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (34.3 x 26.7 cm) Signed and dated in pencil on the mount; printed title and date on an 'Imogen Cunningham Trust' label affixed to the reverse of the mount.
Provenance John

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Imogen Cunningham

FROM A NOTABLE WEST COAST COLLECTION Imogen Cunningham Side 1930s Gelatin silver print. 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (7.9 x 7.3 cm) Signed in pencil in the margin; initialed and inscribed 'For Lee forever' in pencil and 'Archivally Reprocessed' stamp on the verso.
Provenance The Collection of Lee D. Witkin

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010

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Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams Old Faithful Geyser, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 1942 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/2 x 9 7/8 in. (34.3 x 25.1 cm) Signed in pencil in the mount; titled in an unidentified hand in ink and 'Route 1, Box 181 Carmel' credit stamp on the reverse of the mount.
Literature

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 1 Apr 2010