Seeing Stars: Celebrity Portraits - Helmut Newton, David LaChapelle, Mario Testino, and more

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Live on artnet Auctions now through April 16, 2015

Albert Watson Kate Moss, Marrakech (Contact), 1993 Chromogenic print Edition of 25 23 × 32 in. Est. 10,000–14,000 USD

This sale presents an exciting selection of portraits of celebrated figures from all walks of life.

artnet Auctions is thrilled to announce that our highly anticipated Seeing Stars: Celebrity Photography auction is now live for bidding. This sale presents an exciting selection of portraits of celebrated figures from all walks of life, including musicians, actors, fashion designers, choreographers, scientists, athletes, and artists. Among the sale’s highlights are iconic works by Terry O’Neill, Mario Testino, Flip Schulke, Horst P. Horst, Bert Stern, Albert Watson, Helmut Newton, and David LaChapelle.

Auction Highlights

  •     Chris Levine, Kate’s Light (Eyes Open), 2013. Estimated at $10,000 to 15,000.
  •     Flip Schulke, Ali Underwater, 1961. Estimated at $8,000 to 10,000.
  •     Joel Brodsky, Jim Morrison, American Poet, 1967. Estimated at $15,000 to 18,000.
  •     Horst P. Horst, Coco Chanel, 1970. Estimated at $10,000 to 15,000.
  •     Albert Watson, Kate Moss, Marrakech (Contact), 1993. Estimated at $10,000 to 14,000.
  •     Terry O’Neill, Brigitte Bardot, Spain, 1971. Estimated at $6,000 to 8,000.
  •     Gavin Bond, Paysage d’une Beauté, 2007. Estimated at $15,000 to 20,000.
  •     Mario Testino, Kate Moss, London, 2006. Estimated at $6,000 to 8,000.
  •     Allan Tannenbaum, New York Punk: 1974–1981 (Portfolio of 21 Photographs), 1974–1981. Estimated at $7,000 to 10,000.
  •     Helmut Newton, Portrait of Veruschka on the Terrace of the Presidential Suite, Hotel Meridian, Nice, 1975. Estimated at $18,000 to 28,000.
  •     Roxanne Lowit, Kate Moss with Fag in Galliano, Paris, 1994. Estimated at $12,000 to 15,000.

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