Attrb. Henri Cartier Bresson (1908-2004) - Jawaharlal Nehru, India, 1949

Description
Attrb. Henri Cartier Bresson (1908-2004) - Jawaharlal Nehru, India, 1949
Gelatin-silver print - Hand written annotations on the reverse

'Nehru, India, 1949'.
Attrb - Henri Cartier Bresson on the reverse.
Gelatin silver press photo.
In good condition with some handling marks.
Date of printing unknown.
Sent flat packed and well protected by recorded post.

Jawaharlal Nehru was an Indian independence activist and, subsequently, the first Prime Minister of India, as well as a central figure in Indian politics both before and after independence.

Henri Cartier-Bresson was a French humanist photographer considered a master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 mm film. He pioneered the genre of street photography, and viewed photography as capturing a decisive moment.

Lot details
Artist
Attrb. Henri Cartier Bresson (1908-2004)
Title of artwork
Jawaharlal Nehru, India, 1949
Technique
Gelatin-silver print
Signature
Hand written annotations on the reverse
Condition
Good
Vintage print
Unknown
Image size
190×190 mm
Total dimensions
190×190×0 mm
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