Irving Penn Colette French novelist photograph

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PhotoKing

2015-07-06 13:38:28

Irving Penn's 1960 photograph of the French novelist Colette-best known for 1944 novella GiGi-is to sell at Bonhams. Printed in 1968, the photograph is signed, initialed, numbered 5/50 and annotated in pencil; 'Penn/Condé Nast'. It will be offered in the Period Art and Design auction July 20th. £3,500 - 4,700.
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Slurpy Boris

2015-07-06 13:38:28

Captures her essence well. A mischievous smile from one of the most controversial figures of her time.




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