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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 146

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Charlotte Rampling, Arles, 1973

    Price Realised  

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Charlotte Rampling, Arles, 1973
    gelatin silver print
    signed, titled and dated in pencil (on the verso)
    12 3/8 x 8¼in. (31.3 x 20.8cm.)


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    'The picture of Charlotte Rampling was taken one night in the Hotel Nord-Pinus in Arles. This room is the favourite of the bullfighters when they come to town.' -- Helmut Newton

    Provenance

    Staley-Wise Gallery, New York;
    acquired 1996.


    Literature

    Newton, White Women, Stonehill Press, 1976, p. 89;
    Marquet, Helmut Newton: Mode et Portraits, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1984, p. 10;
    Newton, Portraits, Pantheon Books, 1987, pl. 56;
    Pepper, Portraits Helmut Newton, National Portrait Gallery, 1988, p. 37;
    Helmut Newton aus dem Photographischen Werk, Schirmer Mosel, 1993, p. 39.