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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 194

    WILLIAM KLEIN (B. 1926)

    Hat + 5 Roses, Paris Vogue, 1956

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    WILLIAM KLEIN (B. 1926)
    Hat + 5 Roses, Paris Vogue, 1956
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    signed, titled, and dated in pencil (on the verso)
    17¾ x 13in. (45 x 33cm.)


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    Provenance

    Staley-Wise Gallery, New York;
    acquired 2004.


    Literature

    French Vogue, May 1956;
    Harrison, Appearances: Fashion Photography since 1945, Jonathan Cape, 1991, p. 98;
    Klein, In and Out of Fashon, Random House, 1994, pp. 8-9.


    Post Lot Text

    Barbara Mullen models a hat by Albouy.