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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 158

    HORST P. HORST (1906-1999)

    White Sleeve, Paris, 1936

    Price Realised  

    HORST P. HORST (1906-1999)
    White Sleeve, Paris, 1936
    gelatin silver print
    signed and dated in pencil (on the verso)
    9 1/8 x 6 5/8in. (23 x 16.8cm.)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, April 18, 2001, lot 67.


    Literature

    British Vogue, March 4, 1936;
    Lawford, Horst: His Work and His World, Viking, 1984, p. 131;
    Horst Photographs 1931-1968, Idea Books Edizioni, 1985, unpaginated;
    Harrison, Shots of Style, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985, cat. no. 70;
    Kazmaier, Horst: Sixty Years of Photography, Thames and Hudson, 1995, pl. 14.


    Post Lot Text

    The model is Doris Zelensky, the suit is by Robert Piguet and the hat by Suzanne Talbot.