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NORMAN PARKINSON (1913-1990)
NORMAN PARKINSON (1913-1990)
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NORMAN PARKINSON (1913-1990)

Lisa Fonssagrives, American Vogue, 1949

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NORMAN PARKINSON (1913-1990) Lisa Fonssagrives, American Vogue, 1949 tirage chromogénique postérieur mention 'Norman Parkinson Trust' daté et annoté à l'encre (verso) image : 43.5 x 32.2 cm. (17 1/8 x 12 ¾ in.) feuille : 51.7 x 42.5 cm. (20 3/8 x 16 ¾ in.)
Provenance
Staley-Wise Gallery, New York.
Literature
Vogue, New York, 1 septembre 1949.
Alexander Liberman, The Art and Technique of Color Photography, Simon and Schuster, New York, 1951, pl. 91.
Norman Parkinson, Lifework, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, Londres, 1983, p. 53 (avec la légende: ‘Lisa Fonssagrives (later Mrs Irving Penn) in an Oxford flannel finger-tip coat by Hattie Carnegie, New York).
Frank Zachary, Norman Parkinson, Hamiltons Galleries Ltd, Londres, 1987, n.p.
Martin Harrison, Parkinson Photographs 1925-1990, Conran Octopus, Londres, 1994, pl. 95.
David Seidner, Lisa Fonssagrives: Three Decades of Classic Fashion Photography, Thames and Hudson, Londres, 1996, p. 111.
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VAT at a rate of 5.5% will be payable on both the hammer price and the Buyer’s premium. It will be refunded to the Buyer upon proof of export of the lot outside the European Union within the legal time limit. (Please refer to section VAT refunds).
Post Lot Text
CHROMOGENIC PRINT, PRINTED LATER; INSCRIBED 'NORMAN PARKINSON TRUST' DATED AND ANNOTATED IN INK (VERSO)

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‘This is New York for you – bustle and rush! A slow (relatively, of course, in daylight) shutter speed blurred the taxi in the background…. Yes, colour is largely magic.’ Norman Parkinson

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