Madame Melie, Chouzy-sur-Cisse, France

Henri Cartier-Bresson, French, 1908 - 2004


negative 1944; print about 1955

Gelatin silver print

Overall: 6 7/8 × 10 1/16 in. (17.5 × 25.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Kate and Bart Osman, Class of 1990, Tuck 1996



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on reverse, bottom left, in graphite: H C B; inscribed, on reverse, center, in graphite: [illeg.] 83 C; inscribed, on reverse, top edge center, in graphite: FCC F 2093


Kate and Bart Osman, Greenwich, Connecticut; given to present collection, 2013.

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