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    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 186

    WILLIAM KLEIN (B. 1926)

    Marie-Lise in Saint Laurent + Napoleon, Musée Grévin, Vogue, Paris, 1963

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    WILLIAM KLEIN (B. 1926)
    Marie-Lise in Saint Laurent + Napoleon, Musée Grévin, Vogue, Paris, 1963
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    signed, titled and dated in ink (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
    44½ x 58½in. (113 x 148.6cm.)


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    Provenance

    Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York;
    acquired 2003.


    Literature

    American Vogue, March 15, 1963 (variant);
    Devlin, Vogue Book of Fashion Photography, Thames and Hudson, 1979, pp. 114-115;
    Hall-Duncan, The History of Fashion Photography, Alpine Book Company, 1979, pp. 78-79;
    Heilpern, William Klein: Photographs, Aperture, 1981, p. 14;
    Fraser, On the Edge: Images from 100 Years of Vogue, Random House, 1992, pp. 85, 121;
    Klein, In and Out of Fashion, Random House, 1994, pp. 50-51; Angeletti and Oliva, In Vogue: The Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Fashion Magazine, Rizzoli, 2006, p. vi.