Rue Aubriot, ParisArtist(s)Helmut NewtonArtist NationalityAustralianObject Creation Date1975Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
12 3/16 in x 8 1/8 in (30.96 cm x 20.64 cm)Credit LineGift of Gerald and Selma LotenbergSubject matter
In this photograph, two woman pose together in the streets of Paris, one wearing nothing but a hat and heels and the other wearing an Yves Saint Laurent's Le Smoking, which is a menswear-inspired tuxedo. The contrast and tension between the two women reflects the strength and glamour of the androgynous suit. This image appeared in French Vogue
in 1975.Physical Description
A photograph of two women standing in the street of a city; one figure stands nude behind a woman wearing a suit. Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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modern and contemporary art