• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 86

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Big Nude XV: Raquel Hands on Forehead, Nice, 1993

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Big Nude XV: Raquel Hands on Forehead, Nice, 1993
    gelatin silver print, flush-mounted on aluminum
    gallery label affixed (on the frame backing); number 2 from an edition of 3
    77¼ x 45¾in. (196 x 116.3cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Provenance

    Hamiltons Gallery, London;
    acquired 2003.


    Literature

    Angeletti and Oliva, In Vogue: The Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine, Rizzoli, 2006, p. iv.


    Exhibited

    Big Nudes, Hamiltons Gallery, London, September 10 - October 11, 2003.