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    Sale 7722

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    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Van Cleef + Arpels Diamond Necklace X-Ray, Paris 1979

    Price Realised  

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Van Cleef + Arpels Diamond Necklace X-Ray, Paris 1979
    gelatin silver print
    signed, titled and dated in ink, copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps on verso
    16 x 11½in. (40.5 x 29cm.)


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    Literature

    Lamarche-Vadel, Helmut Newton, Editions du Regard, 1981, p.3 with quote from Shakespeare's Cymbeline, Act 4, Scene 2: 'Golden lads and girls all must/As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.'