Henri Cartier-Bresson

French (Chanteloup, France, 1908 - 2004, Céreste, France)

Calle Cuauhtemoctzin, Mexico City

ca. 1934, printed later
photograph | gelatin silver print
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    Henri Cartier-Bresson, Calle Cuauhtemoctzin, Mexico City, ca. 1934, printed later; gelatin silver print, 7 in. x 9 7/8 in. (17.78 cm x 25.08 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Mrs. Ferdinand C. Smith Fund purchase; © Henri Cartier-Bresson / Saif, Paris / VAGA, New York


7 in. x 9 7/8 in. (17.78 cm x 25.08 cm)
Acquired 1983
Collection SFMOMA
Mrs. Ferdinand C. Smith Fund purchase
© Henri Cartier-Bresson / Saif, Paris / VAGA, New York
83.157

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women, portraits, prostitutes, windows, doors, pairs


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