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Richard Avedon
BRIGITTE BARDOT, HAIR BY ALEXANDRE, PARIS STUDIO, 1959
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 145,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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Richard Avedon
BRIGITTE BARDOT, HAIR BY ALEXANDRE, PARIS STUDIO, 1959
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 145,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Richard Avedon
1923 - 2004
BRIGITTE BARDOT, HAIR BY ALEXANDRE, PARIS STUDIO, 1959

signed and numbered 6/35; stamped 'Brigitte Bardot, 1959' on the reverse.


gelatin silver print
61 by 50.5cm. 24 by 19 7/8in.

Photographed in 1959 and printed at a later date, this work is number 6 from an edition of 35.


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Please note that this work has been requested for an exhibition of Gunter Sachs' Collection at the Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, 18 October 2012 - 20 January 2013

Provenance

Galerie Zur Stockeregg, Zurich
Acquired directly from the above in 1991

Literature

Anne Hollander, Richard Avedon. Woman in the Mirror, New York 2005, p. 113, illustration of another example
Exhibition catalogue, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek/ Jeu de Paume, Richard Avedon. Photographies 1946-2004, Paris 2008, p. 81, illustration of another example
Exhibition catalogue, New York, International Center of Photography, Avedon Fashion 1944-2000,  New York 2009, p. 87, illustration of another example

The Gunter Sachs Collection Evening Auction

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