Horst P. Horst - Photographs London Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Milan

  • Literature

    Horst Photographs 1931-1968, Milan: Idea Books, 1985, cover
    M. Kazmaier, Horst: Sixty Years of Photography, London: Thames & Hudson, 1995, pl. 167

  • Catalogue Essay

    '[Horst] has had the humility to search for the abstract and the essential beauty within reallity, and successfully makes Goethe's definition of art come true: Art is nature seen through a temperament.'
    Alexander Liberman


American Nude I

Platinum-palladium emulsion on canvas, printed later.
Image/canvas: 50.5 x 50.5 cm (19 7/8 x 19 7/8 in.)
Signed twice in pencil on the verso.

£30,000 - 50,000 

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London Auction 16 May 2019