22 novembre 2009

George Platt Lynes, Chester Nielson, c. 1940; Wilbur Wright, c. 1943 & Rory Calhoun, 1947

Chester Nielson, c. 1940 Gelatin Silver Print 8.75 x 7.25 in (22.2 x 18.4 cm) Inscribed in ink on verso by Paul Cadmus "Chester Nielson by George Platt Lynes" Collection stamps on verso "Collection of Jon Anderson" and "Collection of Paul Cadmus" George Platt Lynes was an American fashion and commercial photographer. He developed close friendships within a larger circle of artists including Jean Cocteau and Julien Levy, the art dealer and critic. Levy would exhibit his photographs in his gallery in... [Lire la suite]