France: Limot, Circa 1961. Original black-and-white single weight photograph from the the 1961 French film. Actor Noiret is seen anxiously conversing on a telephone. Rubber-stamped on the verso, crediting photographer Limot, and with numerical annotations 641 in holograph pencil.
A businessman (Noiret) wants to buy land around the village of Cabosse, claiming his desire for seclusion but with intentions to sell the water from the village fountain, purportedly a fountain of youth. One of Clair's final films.
Shot on location throughout France.
5 x 7 inches, tiny white border at the foot. Near Fine, with light curling and faint foxing.