The Constantiner Collection – Icons of Glamour and Style at Christie’s

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The collection of Leon and Michaela Constantiner of photographs by Helmut Newton, Herb Ritts, Irving Penn, Chris Van Wagenheim, Weegee, Robert Maplethorpe, Horst, Robert Frank, Bert Stern (which included his iconic portrait of Monroe which turned out to be her last sitting) and others had, among other treasures, many yet unseen Helmut Newtons. Pat Kurs was there..


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