Artist Brassaï, French, 1899-1984
  • "Bijou" of Montmartre
Date ca. 1932
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image (and sheet): 19 5/8 × 14 1/4 inches (49.8 × 36.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund, Elliott T. Slocum Fund and Hal H. Smith Fund
Accession Number 55.492
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red ink, lower right: DIA [encircled]
Typed in black ink on label affixed to center verso: BRASSAI [underlined] | 7. BEJEWELED LADY IN CAFE
Inscriptions Inscribed in pencil, center, verso: #35 | 02.384 Brassai
In blue crayon, center, verso: Top p.100
In blue crayon, left, verso: 5 9/16 crop
In black crayon, lower center: 30715 | 4" (28)
H. B. Snower.
1956-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Barr, Nancy. Picturing Paris, 1850 to the Present: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1995, p. 9.

Bulletin of the DIA 35, 4 (1955-1956): 100 (ill.).