Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Editions & Photography, Spring 2021

Thu, May 20, 2021 12:00PM EDT
Lot 609

Helmut Newton Photograph of June Newton, Signed Edition

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Helmut Newton (1920-2004)
Marking(s); notes: signed, copyright Monte Carlo stamp, 113912/03; ed. 9/10; 1996
Country of origin; materials: German; photograph
Dimensions (H, W, D): 16"h, 12"w; 20.75"h, 16.75"w mat
Additional Information: June Newton (Australian, b. 1923) is a model, actress and photographer (the latter under the pseudonym Alice Springs). She and Helmut Newton married in 1948. Provenance: Artist | Collection of Georges Boisgontier, France | Private Collection, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France. French sculptor Georges Boisgontier, best known for his collaborative chess set with Arman, was friends with Helmut Newton during his time in Monte Carlo, and received the print as a gift, which he then gave to his wife.

Spring 2021 Auction Series
Saturday, May 15th: Selections from the Estate of Paige Rense Noland (Session I)
Saturday, May 15th: Modern + Contemporary Art & Design (Session II)
Thursday, May 20th: Editions & Photography (Session III)

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very good (condition of art only)