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Pelit Paniez - French Criminal - Eustache Fourrier- The Murderer of Sorrus
French Criminal - Eustache Fourrier- The Murderer of Sorrus
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Phone: 1-212-534-4496
Company: Charles Schwartz Ltd.
Company: 21 East 90th Street
Company: New York, NY   10128   USA
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Ref.#: 5601
Price: $800
Medium: Vintage Gelatin Silver Print - Hand Painted
Image Date: 1928-32
Print Date: 1928-32
Dimensions: 5.5 x 4.75 in. (140 x 121 mm)
Photo Country: France
Photographer Country: France
Description: Printed in Le Petit Parisien, 6/16/32. This piece is from a series of images of French criminals that were reproduced in this tabloid newspaper, where photos of wanted and condemned criminals appeared each day. Name of subject inscribed in pen on verso. Société du Petit Parisien date stamp verso. Prints were hand painted in order to heighten contrast, so that they could be better reproduced in a newspaper. This retouching is attributed to two Italians. From collection "Juges et Assasins." Name of subject and printing date inscribed in pen verso. Société du Petit Parisien date stamp verso. Photos of criminals appeared each day in the newspaper. Prints were hand painted in order to heighten contrast, so that they could be better reproduced in a newspaper. This retouching is attributed to two Italians. From collection "Juges et Assasins." 1

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