Prints & Photography Online Auction

September 21, 2017

LOT 17

Lot 17

André Kertész (1894 - 1985)

André Kertész (1894 - 1985)
Lot 17 Details
André Kertész (1894 - 1985), Hungarian/American


Gelatin silver print; signed and dated 1929 in pencil verso
Sheet 10" x 8" — 25.4 x 20.3 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $4,375
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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André Kertész (1894 - 1985)
  • André Kertész (1894 - 1985)
  • André Kertész (1894 - 1985)

Acquired directly from the artist by the present Private Collection, Toronto in September, 1978


Borhan, “André Kertész: His Life and Work” p. 145


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 17

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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