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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 159

    HORST P. HORST (1906-1999)

    Lisa Fonssagrives, Fashion Shot, New York, 1951

    Price Realised  

    HORST P. HORST (1906-1999)
    Lisa Fonssagrives, Fashion Shot, New York, 1951
    platinum print, printed later
    signed in pencil (in the margin); signed, numbered '3/25' and '#145' in pencil (on the verso)
    19½ x 15¾in. (49.4 x 39.9cm.)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, October 10, 1991, lot 223;
    private collection;
    Sotheby's, New York, October 17, 2003, lot 240.


    Literature

    Lawford, Horst: His Work and his World, Viking, 1984, p. 304.


    Post Lot Text

    Suzy Parker models a Balenciaga dress and glazed mousselline hat for Vogue.