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    Sale 2139

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection Part II

    12 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Photograph and Fountain Pen from a Helmut Newton Montblanc Meisterstück Set, 1999

    Price Realised  

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Photograph and Fountain Pen from a Helmut Newton Montblanc Meisterstück Set, 1999
    gelatin silver print; and a black resin pen, engraved with Helmut Newton's signature, enhanced by gold plated bands, one engraved Montblanc Meisterstück No. 149, enhanced by a circular-cut diamond, with an 18K gold nib, inlaid with platinum accents engraved with scrolling motifs, the Montblanc logo, and Meisterstück facsimile signature in gold Helmut Newton, no. 27/75, in presentation box; the print signed and numbered '27/75' in ink (on the recto)
    14½ x 9¾in. (36.8 x 24.7cm.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, Magnificent Jewels, April 11, 2001, from lot 276.