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Horst P. Horst

Carmen Dell'Orefice, Dress by Hattie Carnegie, 1947

Inkjet on Photo Satin, printed later
This is part of a limited edition set.
31 1/2 × 41 3/10 in
80 × 105 cm
Edition of 15
$10,000
40 3/5 × 53 1/10 in
103 × 135 cm
Edition of 10
$15,000
50 × 65 7/10 in
127 × 167 cm
Edition of 5
$25,000
Location
Meggen, Munich
Certificate
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Exhibition history
Provenance
Bernheimer Fine Art
Meggen, Munich

Unless otherwise noted, prices do not include any frames, taxes, or shipping and handling fees that …

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Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
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Image rights
Condé Nast/ Horst Estate
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Horst P. Horst
German-American, 1906–1999
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Horst P. Horst (born Horst Paul Albert Bohrmann) was one of the towering figures of 20th century fashion photography. Best known for his work with Vogue—who called him “photography’s alchemist”—Horst rose to prominence in Paris in the interwar years, publishing his first work with the magazine in 1931. In the decades that followed, Horst’s experimentations with radical composition, nudity, double exposures, and other avant-garde techniques would produce some of the most iconic fashion images ever, like Mainbocher Corset and Lisa with Harp (both 1939). As The New York Times once described, “Horst tamed the avant-garde to serve fashion.” Though associated most closely with fashion photography, Horst captured portraits of many of the 20th century’s brightest luminaries, dabbling with influences as far-ranging as Surrealism and Romanticism. “I like taking photographs, because I like life,” he once said. “And I love photographing people best of all, because most of all I love humanity.”

Horst P. Horst, ‘Carmen Dell'Orefice, Dress by Hattie Carnegie’, 1947, Bernheimer Fine Art
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About the work
Exhibition history
Provenance
Bernheimer Fine Art
Meggen, Munich

Unless otherwise noted, prices do not include any frames, taxes, or shipping and handling fees that may apply, and prices and availability are subject to change without notice.

Medium
Photography
Signature
Stamped by artist's estate, sticker label, signed and certified by the estate of the artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Image rights
Condé Nast/ Horst Estate
Price ranges of large photographs by Horst P. Horst
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$24,000–$26,000
This work
$0
$42,000+
Horst P. Horst
German-American, 1906–1999
Follow

Horst P. Horst (born Horst Paul Albert Bohrmann) was one of the towering figures of 20th century fashion photography. Best known for his work with Vogue—who called him “photography’s alchemist”—Horst rose to prominence in Paris in the interwar years, publishing his first work with the magazine in 1931. In the decades that followed, Horst’s experimentations with radical composition, nudity, double exposures, and other avant-garde techniques would produce some of the most iconic fashion images ever, like Mainbocher Corset and Lisa with Harp (both 1939). As The New York Times once described, “Horst tamed the avant-garde to serve fashion.” Though associated most closely with fashion photography, Horst captured portraits of many of the 20th century’s brightest luminaries, dabbling with influences as far-ranging as Surrealism and Romanticism. “I like taking photographs, because I like life,” he once said. “And I love photographing people best of all, because most of all I love humanity.”

Horst P. Horst

Carmen Dell'Orefice, Dress by Hattie Carnegie, 1947

Inkjet on Photo Satin, printed later
This is part of a limited edition set.
31 1/2 × 41 3/10 in
80 × 105 cm
Edition of 15
$10,000
40 3/5 × 53 1/10 in
103 × 135 cm
Edition of 10
$15,000
50 × 65 7/10 in
127 × 167 cm
Edition of 5
$25,000
Location
Meggen, Munich
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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