Horst: Sixty Years of Photography by Martin Kazmaier, Host P. Horst
By Martin Kazmaier, Host P. Horst
This quantity provides six many years of pictures by way of across the world recognized photographer Horst P. Horst, whose signature type was once cast within the heady atmospheres of Berlin and Paris within the 1920's and 1930's. Horst's paintings comprises cutting edge type images for trend, pix of luminaries, and the estates of Europe's aristocracy for residence & Garden.strations, 161 in duotone.
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In his Paris years he had spo- was American. He He photographed away? it his boldly nequins on the roof of his Florentine palazzo. wife, Pauline, Even back fresh, mess' - a dirty ashtray, for example. Although I've never He photographed the home of Emilio Pucci, whose second bouquet of flowers no longer quite stiffness. Or did Vogue's retouchers magic yet found one. chairs. He coloured prints modelled by man- visited Baron Philippe de Rothschild, couldn't admire her enough. She devised the American painter Cy Twombly palazzo - entirely spontaneous images of an unconventional aimmaging through relaxed scenes, too: a young lord lifestyle.