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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    GUY BOURDIN (1928-1991)

    Le soir -- des robes fendues sur la jambe ou sur un pantalon, 1976

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GUY BOURDIN (1928-1991)
    Le soir -- des robes fendues sur la jambe ou sur un pantalon, 1976
    chromogenic print
    11¼ x 15 3/8in. (28.5 x 39cm.)


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    Provenance

    From the artist to Nancy Hall-Duncan;
    Christie's, London, by private treaty, November, 2006.


    Literature

    French Vogue, March 1976, pp. 150-151;
    Hall-Duncan, The History of Fashion Photography, Alpine Book Company, 1979, pp. 186-187.


    Exhibited

    The History of Fashion Photography, curated by Nancy Hall-Duncan at the George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, June 25 - October 2, 1978, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, November 18, 1977 - January 8, 1978, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California, March 3 - April 16, 1978, The Art Institute of Cincinnati, Ohio, May 18 - July 31, 1978, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, August 30 - September 30, 1978.


    Post Lot Text

    The models wear fashion by Givenchy, Guy Laroche and Angelo Tarlazzi.

    See note to previous lot.