Decoration
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Artist: Man Ray
Artwork: Decoration
Size: 17 x 11.2 cm
Medium: Hand-coloured photograph: gelatin silver print heightened with watercolour wash, white gouache, pencil and ink
Creation year: 1928
Category: Photography
Artwork details : Executed in Paris in 1928, this is a unique hand-coloured print
Provenance: Andre Breton, Paris; Sale: Calmels Cohen, Paris, Andre Breton, 42 rue Fontaine, 15th April 2003, lot 5027; Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Passage de Retz, Surexposition: Duchamp, Man Ray, Picabia, Sexe, Humour et Flamenco, 2008, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; New York, Sotheby's, Divine Comedy, 2010, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-06-21
Lot Number: 28