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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Central Park West, New York, 1978

    Price Realised  

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Central Park West, New York, 1978
    dye-bleach print
    signed, titled and dated in ink (on the verso)
    11 x 7 5/8in. (28 x 19.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, October 15, 2004, lot 234.


    Literature

    Newton, Sleepless Nights, Quartet, 1978, p. 53;
    Helmut Newton aus dem Photographischen Werk, Schirmer Mosel, 1993, pl. 79.


    Post Lot Text

    This image was made for use in the thriller film Eyes of Laura Mars, 1978, starring Faye Dunaway as a fashion photographer whose pictures incorporated fictional violent themes that were disconcertingly replicated in her life as she was tracked by a potential killer.