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  • Henri CARTIER-BRESSON

    "Les petits professeurs" lining up for rice, China, 1948-49


    Medium: Gelatin silver print
    Neg. Date: 1948-49 / Print Date: 1960's
    Size: 9.75 x 6.5 inches
    Description: Title, date, "Mention obligatoire" credit stamp, and lengthy manuscript annotation in French in an unknown hand on verso
    Provenance: From the Estate of Georges Garcin, collector and fashion photographer. Garcin was a fashion photographer and avid collector of cinema, music and art-related photographs from the 1950s and 60s. He acquired the photos from his fellow photographers at the time. Born in Morocco, Garcin was French, though he lived both in Paris and London where he was a photographer for the magazines Harper's Bazaar in London and Jour de France, in Paris. Illustrated: Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image & the World: A Retrospective, Thames & Hudson, NY, 2003, pl. 426; The Face of Asia, p. 175

    Retail Price: $11,000.00
    Discounted Price: $9,500.00
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