Mannequins, Quai d'Orsay, Paris Artist(s)Helmut NewtonArtist NationalityAustralianObject Creation Date1977Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
12 3/16 in x 8 1/16 in (30.96 cm x 20.48 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, two female models embrace and kiss. The first woman is nude and her arm extends stiffly as if she is a mannequin. The second wears a suit that exposes her chest as she embraces the nude woman within this decorated interior space.Physical Description
This photograph depicts two models standing in an elegant interior. They are embracing and kissing, posed to appear as mannequins. Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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interior spaces (spaces by location)
modern and contemporary art