• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2543

    Photographs

    5 April 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 59

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

    Self Portrait with Wife and Models, Paris, 1981

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)
    Self Portrait with Wife and Models, Paris, 1981
    gelatin silver print
    signed, titled, dated and numbered '3/10' in pencil (on the verso)
    image: 18 7/8 x 18¾in. (48 x 47.7cm.)
    sheet: 24 x 20in. (50.8 x 61cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Galerie Rudolf Kicken, Cologne;
    to Goro International Press, Tokyo;
    to Manfred Heiting Collection


    Pre-Lot Text

    Sold to Benefit Acquisitions for the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston


    Literature

    Marquet, Helmut Newton: Mode et portraits, Musée d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1984, cat. no. 70; Blonsky, Helmut Newton: Private Property, W.W. Norton and Co., 1990, pl. 17