16 - 17 December 2008
RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)
Stephanie Seymour, Model, New York City, 1992
gelatin silver print
signed, numbered '5/5' in pencil, copyright credit and reproduction title stamps (on the verso)
57¾ x 46in. (146.6 x 116.8cm.)
From the artist;
Hamiltons Gallery, London;
Christie's, New York, 20th Century Photographs: The Elfering Collection, October 10, 2005, lot 152.
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Wisniak, 'Stephanie Seymour', Egoïste, no. 12, 1992, unpaginated; Avedon, Evidence 1944 - 1994, Random House, 1994, p. 167.
Post Lot Text
The stylist for this shoot was Polly Allen Mellon, the dress is by Comme des Garçons, Ms. Seymour's hair is styled by Oribe, her make-up is by Kevin Aucoin.
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