Ida Kar - L'Etreinte (The Embrace)
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Artwork: Ida Kar - L'Etreinte (The Embrace)
Size: 52 x 41 cm
Medium: Vintage silver print
Creation year: 1940
Marks: Stamped with Idabel Photographe mark on the reverse
Category: Photography
Provenance: Private Collection, Egypt; Private Collection, Avignon (acquired directly from the previous); Private Collection, Paris (acquired directly from the previous in 2008)
Exhibition history: Cairo, Cercle du Nile, First exhibition of Independent Art, 8-24 February 1940; Paris, Centre Pompidou; Dusseldorf, Kunst Sammlung; Madrid, Museo Reina Sofia; Liverpool, Tate Liverpool, Art et Liberte: Rupture, War and Surrealism in Egypt (1938 - 1948), 2016-2018

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-10-23
Lot Number: 16