David Hockney, Piscine Royale, 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);13 3/4 in x 10 7/8 in (34.92 cm x 27.62 cm);18 1/8 in x 22 1/8 in (46.04 cm x 56.2 cm)Credit LineGift of Gerald and Selma LotenbergSubject matter
A photograph from a portfolio of images in which Helmut Newton depicts celebrities, designers and models in highly contrived poses and often placed in decadent scenes. In this photograph, the artist David Hockney stands in front of a swimming pool at the Piscine Royale in Paris. He is shirtless with one hand casually resting in his pants pocket. The viewer looks up at Hockney who returns the gaze. Behind him, young men lounge and play water sports in the pool. Physical Description
A photograph of man standing shirtless in front of a pool where others sunbathe and play water sports. Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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