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    Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004)
    Colette and Her Companion, 1950s
    Gelatin silver print
    15-3/4 x 10-3/4 inches (40.0 x 27.3 cm) (image/sheet)
    Initialed and titled in pencil, verso.

    Y. Bonnefoy, Henri Cartier-Bresson: Photographer, second edition, New York, 1979, pl. 123;
    H. Cartier Bresson, with text from P. de Mandiargues, Photoportraits, Gallimard, 1985, p. 205;
    J.P. Montier, Henri Cartier-Bresson: L'art sans art, Flammarion, 1995, p. 257;
    E.H. Gombrich, Tête à Tête: Portraits de Henri Cartier-Bresson, Gallimard, 1998, no. 72;
    National Library of France, De qui s'agit-il? Henri Cartier-Bresson, Gallimard, 2003, p. 172;
    M. Frizot, A. Sire, M. Franck, and H. Cartier-Bresson, The Scrapbook of Henri Cartier-Bresson, Steidl, 2006;
    A. Sire and H. Cartier-Bresson, Le Silence intérieur d'une victime consentante, Thames and Hudson, 2006, p. 51;
    P. Galassi, Henri Cartier-Bresson: un siècle moderne, The Museum of Modern Art/Hazan, 2010, p. 237.

    More information about Henri Cartier-Bresson, also known as Cartier-Bresson, Henri, Bresson, Henri Cartier, .

    Condition Report*: Overall good condition. Scattered soft creases, indentations, and small scuffs visible under raking light. Bumped corners with some associated chipping, not visible when mat is closed. Sheet is cornered to board. Window mat measures 19 3/4 by 15 3/4 inches. Not framed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    October, 2021
    8th Friday
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